Merrisach Lake

Merrisach Lake

The Merrisach Lake location is in Tichnor, Arkansas
72166. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Merrisach Lake facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

148 Merrisach Lake Lane


Phone number


Campground information Tichnor, Arkansas


Merrisach Lake Campground and Day Use Park is situated on the banks of Merrisach Lake and the Arkansas Post Canal in the lush bottomland forest of eastern Arkansas. The campground is described as off the beaten path, providing visitors with the peace and quiet to enjoy fishing, hunting, picnicking and boating.


The campground and day use park offers visitors the perfect amount of seclusion to enjoy the outdoors. Visitors enjoy fishing for bass, crappie and catfish in Merrisach Lake and other tributaries of Pool 2. The tailwaters of Wilbur D. Mills Dam provide excellent opportunities to catch many species of gamefish, especially catfish. Visitors to this area also find great hunting, birding and boating opportunities. Merrisach sits on the famed Mississippi Flyway, where millions of songbirds, ducks, geese and butterflies pass during migration.


Campsites are spacious, with a few backing right up to the lake. Most sites offer electric and water hookups. Additional amenities include hot showers, a playground, boat ramp and dump station. Two large group picnic shelters are available, and can accommodate up to 75 guests each.

Natural Features

The Arkansas Post Canal creates a waterway from the Arkansas River to the White River, and Merrisach Lake stems from the pool between the Wilbur D. Mills Dam and Lock Number 2. Wilbur D. Mills Pool boasts 96 miles of shoreline and 10,600 acres of water.

Nearby Attractions

The Dale Bumpers White River National Wildlife Refuge is a haven for wildlife and migratory birds, and is one of the largest remaining bottomland hardwood forests in the Mississippi River Valley. The National Park Services’s Arkansas Post National Memorial is also a great place to visit while camping in the area.

Frequently Asked Questions About 148 Merrisach Lake Lane Tichnor, AR

How do I make a reservation with Merrisach Lake?

To make reservations at Merrisach Lake, you can call the office at 870-548-2291.

Where is Merrisach Lake located?

The Merrisach Lake is located at 148 Merrisach Lake Lane in Tichnor,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Merrisach Lake have tent or RV camping?

Merrisach Lake offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 870-548-2291 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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