RV Parks in Helena, AR

RV Parks in Helena, AR
The town of Helena is located on the border of Arkansas and Mississippi. This town is adjacent to the St. Francis National Forest and the shore of the Mississippi River. RV parks are sparse in this area, but RV campers can find sites at several local campgrounds. The St. Francis National Forest provides a number of hiking trails, and another 10 miles away, the White River National Wildlife Refuge provides more hiking and birding opportunities.

Pat Kelley RV Park

The Pat Kelley RV Park offers RV campers both long- and short-term rates. The site has wide and long sites that will accommodate big rigs and expandable RVs. The sites come with full hook-ups as well as 50 and 30 amp service. The park is a bit bare-bones, but comes with paved areas for easy access. The St. Francis National Forest, which covers over 22,000 acres, is only three miles away and filled with hiking trails, creeks, and locations to go birding.

Pat Kelley RV Park
1243 Hwy 49 P.O. Box 2008
West Helena, AR 72390
(870) 572-4036

Wycamp Trailer Park

The Wycamp Trailer Park is a rather small RV park. The site has eight RV sites with full hook-ups as well as 30 and 120 amp service. RVers can take advantage of monthly rates, too, if a longer stay is required. The site has pull-through sites as well as showers and restrooms. Hiking trails can be found right on the premises. Visitors can take the 20-minute drive to the White River National Wildlife Refuge and hike the trail constructed by the CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) during the New Deal under Franklin Roosevelt.

Wycamp Trailer Park
3034 HWY 49
West Helena, Arkansas 72390
(870) 572-1395

Beech Point Campground

Beech Point Campground, located inside Mississippi River State Park, has accommodations for RVs and tenters. The RV sites are shady and wooded and come with full hook-ups as well. The sites are paved, making for easy access and set-up and come with a picnicking area. Inside the 550-acre State Park visitors will find a plethora of hiking trails around Bear Creek Lake and crisscrossing campground. This park is newly renovated, and scheduled to open in the spring of 2010.

Beech Point Campground
2677 Ark. 44
Marianna, AR 72360
(870) 295-4040

Article Written By Duncan Jenkins

Based in Eugene, Ore., Duncan Jenkins has been writing finance-related articles since 2008. His specialties include personal finance advice, mortgage/equity loans and credit management. Jenkins obtained his bachelor's degree in English from Clark University.

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