Top 10 Campgrounds & RV Parks in Blytheville, Arkansas

Arkansas’ eastern border adjoins Tennessee and a small part of Missouri forming a portion of the Mississippi Delta Region. Travelers often pass through this area on their way to Memphis or St. Louis. With a good selection of overnight RV parks along the way, they can take their time and enjoy the scenery around Blytheville.

If you’re already in the region and don’t have a camper to take on the road, then head down to your nearest RV dealership. You can buy a brand new or gently used motorhome or possibly rent a towable unit. Then, you can drive around the northeast corner of the “Natural State” and spend some nights at the following campgrounds.

1. Shearin’s RV Park


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Blytheville, Arkansas, the state’s easternmost city, started as a lumber town and then evolved into a major cotton-producing area. From Shearin’s RV Park you can see the fields and forests that were once filled with sharecroppers. The campground is located only a short distance from Interstate 55.

Top Amenities

Daily/Weekly/Monthly Rates: Call for Rates
Number of RV Sites: 52
Full Hookups: Yes
30/50 Amp: Both
Back-in/Pull-through Sites: Both
Pool/Hot tub: No
Restrooms: Yes
Showers: Yes
Dump Station: Yes
Pets Allowed: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Laundry Facilities: Yes
Discounts: Military, Good Sam

Why You’ll Love Shearin’s RV Park

Shearin’s RV Park is by no means a vacation resort, but it gives drivers a safe, comfortable place to rest. Some of the lots are extra-large, so you’ll be able to use your slide outs. If you’re there at mealtime, you can try out the community grill and have a barbecue.

What People Are Saying About Shearin’s RV Park

“Sweet little park run by the friendliest gentleman. Basic and off the main road…” – Margaret, Google Review

“So warm and gracious! You never know where you’ll end up, and [this] was such a friendly experience! Pitbull friendly…” – Kathi, Google Review

Shearin’s RV Park Information

Location: 2953 U.S. Highway 61 North, Blytheville, AR 72315
Contact: (870) 763-4858 or [email protected]
Website

2. Grizzly’s RV Park

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A family-owned-and-operated campground in the South is often a place for friendly exchanges. At Grizzly’s RV Park in Blytheville, you’ll get a warm welcome and a gravel campsite. Most big rigs will fit into the pull-through spaces, and the back-in sites are very spacious.

Top Amenities

Daily/Weekly/Monthly Rates: $25/$100/$350
Number of RV Sites: 50
Full Hookups: Yes
30/50 Amp: Both
Back-in/Pull-through Sites: Both (three pull-through)
Pool/Hot tub: No
Restrooms: Yes
Showers: Yes
Dump Station: Yes
Pets Allowed: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Cell Reception: Yes
Laundry Facilities: Yes
Discounts: Passport America

Why You’ll Love Grizzly’s RV Park

This campground in Blytheville, Arkansas will actually let you rent a fully-equipped travel vehicle from them. You can take it for a week and see if you like the RV life. While you’re at Grizzly’s RV Park, you’ll have quick access to stores, restaurants, and gas stations.

What People Are Saying About Grizzly’s RV Park

“…Pick your spot and leave payment in the locked box by the office…All utilities worked. Restroom & laundry were clean. Grizzly was a nice guy & kept an eye on things during our stay…” – Cathy, Passport America Review

“This trailer park is an ideal overnight stopover while in transit. The host is super pleasant and accommodating and the hookups worked without any problems…” – Gord, Google Review

Grizzly’s RV Park Information

Location: 3101 S. Division Street, Blytheville, AR 72315
Contact: (870) 623-4970 or (870) 623-4971
Website

3. Perkins RV Park

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A few miles away in Jonesboro is Perkins RV Park, where you can enjoy amenities like an RV wash and long-term vehicle storage. It’s a nice, shaded facility that serves as a retreat in a busy town. When you need a grocery store or restaurant, you can just drive down the street, and later, you can return to the slow, easy lifestyle of the camping world.

Top Amenities

Daily/Weekly/Monthly Rates: $25/none/none
Number of RV Sites: 42
Full Hookups: Yes
30/50 Amp: Both
Back-in/Pull-through Sites: Both
Pool/Hot tub: No
Restrooms: Yes
Showers: Yes
Dump Station: Yes
Pets Allowed: Yes
Wi-Fi: No
Cell Reception: Yes
Cable TV: Yes
Laundry Facilities: Yes
Discounts: Good Sam

Why You’ll Love Perkins RV Park

As a campground on Crowley’s Ridge, Perkins RV Park is in an area of rolling hills. This highland strip in the middle of the Mississippi Delta Region is a remarkable landform. During your stay in Jonesboro, take a drive along the Crowley’s Ridge Parkway for some fascinating sights.

What People Are Saying About Perkins RV Park

“Right in the middle of town but has large trees and shade that make it feel like you’re not in the city. Best RV spot in town!!” – Brandon, Google Review

“Very easy to reserve, and they helped us to find our pull-through spot and get set up when we arrived. They gave us local area recommendations, and we enjoyed a nearby dinner…Quiet, clean, and easy to get in and out of…We would stay there again for sure…” – Ashley, RV Park Review

Perkins RV Park Information

Location: 1821 E. Parker Road, Jonesboro, AR 72404
Contact: (870) 935-4152
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4. Crowley’s Ridge State Park

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This campground is part of a typical state park with all the fun activity options. You can play baseball or have a picnic, and four hiking trails give you a first-hand view of the terrain. If you like to fish, then bring your rod and reel with you because the park even has fishing boats for rent.

Top Amenities

Daily/Weekly/Monthly Rates: $22/none/none
Number of RV Sites: 35
Full Hookups: No
30/50 Amp: 30
Back-in/Pull-through Sites: Both (one pull-through)
Pool/Hot tub: No
Restrooms: Yes
Showers: Yes
Dump Station: Yes
Pets Allowed: Yes
Wi-Fi: No
Cell Reception: Yes
Laundry Facilities: No
Discounts: Good Sam

Why You’ll Love Crowley’s Ridge State Park

During the warm months, you can take a dip in this park’s swimming lake or bask in the sun on the sandy beach. The kids can romp around on the playground, and you won’t have to chase them because it’s fenced. If you still need more activity, then try going to the local water park or farmer’s market.

What People Are Saying About Crowley’s Ridge State Park

“…The whole area is so clean and well kept. The park itself, the trails and the lake. Very environmentally friendly, even have recycle bins for your trash throughout the park…Can’t wait to come back in the summer when they open the gorgeous swimming area at Ponder Lake. Great for kids…” – Dorothy, Trip Advisor Review

“This is a beautiful Arkansas State Park…it has many walking trails, some with bridges…if you want peace and quiet in the woods, this is the place to be…” – Mark, RV Park Review

Crowley’s Ridge State Park Information

Location: 2092 Highway 168 North, Paragould, AR 72450
Contact: (870) 573-6751 or (877) 879-2741
Website
Hours:
July 9 – May 25: Daily 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
May 26 – July 8: Sunday-Thursday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday-Saturday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

5. Memphis KOA Journey

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One unique feature of this Blytheville campground is a “doggie” playground with agility equipment. While man’s best friend is occupied, you can go to the game room and shoot some pool or play video games. Outside you’ll find a life-sized checkerboard and chess set.

Top Amenities

Daily/Weekly/Monthly Rates: Call for Rates
Number of RV Sites: 77
Full Hookups: Yes
30/50 Amp: Both
Back-in/Pull-through Sites: Both
Pool/Hot tub: Yes/No
Restrooms: Yes
Showers: Yes
Dump Station: Yes
Pets Allowed: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Cable TV: Yes
Laundry Facilities: Yes
Discounts: Active/Retired Military, Online Booking, Value Kard Rewards, Good Sam

Why You’ll Love Memphis KOA Journey

At the campground’s breakfast cafe you can enjoy a complete home-cooked morning meal. You may be in the mood for barbecue by lunch or dinnertime, so ask to have your plate of pulled pork delivered to your campsite. All these perks can be yours for just a small additional fee.

What People Are Saying About Memphis KOA Journey

“Shady RV park with large recreation room. The pulled pork was delivered to our coach and was delicious. Barbara, the breakfast cook, made biscuits and gravy like my Southern Nana did.” – Debra, Yelp Review

“The person at the counter where we checked in was so sweet and helpful! She noticed I looked tired and offered me a cold bottle of water! And the campground was clean and convenient to travel to Memphis, TN.” – Mary, Trip Advisor Review

Memphis KOA Journey Information

Location: 7037 Interstate 55, Marion, AR 72364
Contact: (870) 739-4801 or (800) 562-3240 or [email protected]
Website
Hours: Check-in 12 p.m., Check-out 1 p.m.

6. Craighead Forest Park

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Every site at Craighead Forest Park in Jonesboro has a patio, table, fire ring, and grill. Since this park is city-run, it offers recreation in every way, shape, and form. Even your furry friends can have a good time by leaping into the lake from the dog jumping pier.

Top Amenities

Daily/Weekly/Monthly Rates: $25/$150/none
Number of RV Sites: 26
Full Hookups: No
30/50 Amp: 50
Back-in/Pull-through Sites: Back-in
Pool/Hot tub: No
Restrooms: Yes
Showers: Yes
Dump Station: Yes
Pets Allowed: Yes
Wi-Fi: No
Cell Reception: Yes
Laundry Facilities: Yes
Discounts: Senior, Good Sam

Why You’ll Love Craighead Forest Park

If you’re the active sort, then take advantage of the walking, jogging, and biking trails at Craighead Forest Park. Fishing fanatics will love reeling in the bass, catfish, and occasional trout. For children, multiple play areas and a splash pool are available.

What People Are Saying About Craighead Forest Park

“…Everyone was friendly, they dropped off firewood and trash pickup was frequent as well! We would highly recommend a stay here, we really enjoyed it! The trails and jogging paths are awesome too!” – Diana, Facebook Review

“One of the best RV camping parks we’ve stayed at. Absolutely beautiful. Walking trails, our site was level! Joanne, camp host was very nice and helpful. Highly recommend this place.” – Todd, Yelp Review

Craighead Forest Park Information

Location: 3009 Dan Avenue, Jonesboro, AR 72401
Contact: (870) 933-4604
Website

7. Lake Poinsett State Park

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Regardless of the time of year, Crowley’s Ridge is beautiful. The 640 acres on which Lake Poinsett State Park sits are blooming with color every spring and summer, and then they turn every shade of red, yellow, and orange when the temperature starts to drop. The area was established as a state park in 1963.

Top Amenities

Daily/Weekly/Monthly Rates: Call for Rates
Number of RV Sites: 29
Full Hookups: No
30/50 Amp: Both
Back-in/Pull-through Sites: Back-in
Pool/Hot tub: No
Restrooms: Yes
Showers: Yes
Dump Station: Yes
Pets Allowed: Yes
Discounts: ADA, State Resident, Good Sam

Why You’ll Love Lake Poinsett State Park

If you wish to sit in a screened enclosure during your visit to Lake Poinsett State Park, then look for the pavilion. Otherwise, you can take a hike along the Great Blue Heron Trail. You can participate in various organized activities, including a Dutch oven cooking workshop.

What People Are Saying About Lake Poinsett State Park

“We adore this park! It’s right in my husband hometown, so it’s very convenient when we go home to visit family. But it’s just so lovely at the park, in general, we look forward to going there every time we have to go home…” – Kimberly, RV Park Review

“Beautiful place to walk…There’s a good playground for the kids…” – Jennifer, Google Review

Lake Poinsett State Park Information

Location: 5752 State Park Lane, Harrisburg, AR 72432
Contact: (870) 578-2064 or [email protected]
Website
Hours: Daily 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (December-February closed on weekends)

8. Davidsonville Historic State Park

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As a relatively new facility, the campground at Davidsonville Historic State Park attracts a ton of visitors each year. All of the 163 acres teem with wildlife while the 12-acre lake keeps the fishermen happy. While the campground has a boat ramp that enters the Black River, anglers often prefer to fish in other nearby rivers.

Top Amenities

Daily/Weekly/Monthly Rates: $27/none/none
Number of RV Sites: 34
Full Hookups: Yes
30/50 Amp: 50
Back-in/Pull-through Sites: Both
Pool/Hot tub: No
Restrooms: Yes
Showers: Yes
Dump Station: Yes
Pets Allowed: Yes
Wi-Fi: No
Cell Reception: Yes
Laundry Facilities: No
Discounts: Good Sam

Why You’ll Love Davidsonville Historic State Park

You can rent a kayak or canoe to take on the river if you’re bored with fishing from the pier. With four hiking trails, the campground at Davidsonville Historic State Park encourages you to check out your surroundings. When you get back to your Blytheville campsite, you can decide if you need to get some firewood or ice from the staff.

What People Are Saying About Davidsonville Historic State Park

“…We just needed a few days to rest up and do maintenance on our motorhome. We walked the trails around Trapper Lake and Black River, toured the Historic town lots of Davidsonville and talked to the staff at the Visitors Center. It was a nice two-day stay and we had a campfire every night.” – Earlene, Trip Advisor Review

“Another Arkansas gem at an unbeatable rate. Nice sites, level, quiet, and shady. Well-cared-for restroom facilities. Friendly staff at check-in. Lots of history in the area including the Old Davidsonville town site for which the park is named. I’ve yet been disappointed with an Arkansas State Park…” – John, RV Park Review

Davidsonville Historic State Park Information

Location: 8047 Highway 166 South, Pocahontas, AR 72455
Contact: (870) 892-4708 or (877) 879-2741
Website
Hours:
March-November: Daily 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
December-February: Daily 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Extended Hours on holiday weekends and peak times

9. Lake Frierson State Park

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Sometimes, the best RV camping in Blytheville, Arkansas involves a nice bike ride or a small campfire for roasting marshmallows. At Lake Frierson State Park in Jonesboro, you’ll have very few neighboring campers. You’ll have all the amenities that are necessary for a successful visit, but you’ll be in a pristine, almost secluded park.

Top Amenities

Daily/Weekly/Monthly Rates: $22/none/none
Number of RV Sites: 7
Full Hookups: No
30/50 Amp: 30
Back-in/Pull-through Sites: Back-in
Pool/Hot tub: No
Restrooms: Yes
Showers: Yes
Dump Station: Yes
Pets Allowed: Yes

Why You’ll Love Lake Frierson State Park

The rolling hills of Crowley’s Ridge make a fine backdrop for beautiful Lake Frierson. You can enjoy the scenery from the fishing pier or hike through a nature trail searching for wildlife. If you get tired of the outdoors, perhaps you can look at the interpretive exhibits in the Visitor Center.

What People Are Saying About Lake Frierson State Park

“It’s always very clean and beautiful! I enjoy taking my boys camping, fishing and playing at the park! The trails are nice as well!” – Shelby, Facebook Review

“After staying the night in a cabin in Crowley’s Ridge State Park, we came through and stopped at this small park. Nice park. Small but nice. It has a fair sized lake on it and we viewed several different types of birds.” – Josh, Google Review

Lake Frierson State Park Information

Location: 7904 Highway 141, Jonesboro, AR 72401
Contact: (870) 932-2615 or (877) 879-2741
Website
Hours:
November-February: Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
March-October: Daily 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

10. 2-J RV Campground

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Long-term RV parks near Blytheville, Arkansas aren’t only for permanent residents. 2-J RV Campground in Walnut Ridge serves travelers as well by offering all the amenities that you need in order to rest comfortably. Whether you are looking for a place to sleep for one night or a week-long retreat, this RV park may be a good option for you.

Top Amenities

Daily/Weekly/Monthly Rates: Call for Rates
Number of RV Sites: 23
Full Hookups: Yes
30/50 Amp: Both
Back-in/Pull-through Sites: Both
Pool/Hot tub: No
Showers: Yes
Dump Station: Yes
Pets Allowed: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Cable TV: Yes
Laundry Facilities: Yes
Discounts: Military, AARP

Why You’ll Love 2-J RV Campground

The owners of this Blytheville, Arkansas, campground are cordial as well as helpful. If you arrive late at night, they will meet you at the entrance and help you get your RV hooked up. The sites are large enough to accommodate big rigs and slides.

What People Are Saying About 2-J RV Campground

“This place is amazing! The owners are very friendly and are quick to ensure that you have everything you need and are set up. It is a family-friendly RV park, they have a small playground for the kiddos and great hang-outs for the adults…” – Billie, Google Review

“…It’s family owned and the owners are working to improve it each year. Gravel roads and sites which are nice and level. Surprisingly good WiFi compared to many more established sites we have visited.” – Jon, Google Review

2-J RV Campground Information

Location: 3591 U.S. Highway 67 North, Walnut Ridge, AR 72746
Contact: (870) 886-5810
Website

Crowley’s Ridge alone makes an RV trip to Northeast Arkansas worthwhile. The hills offset the low-lying delta and add diversity to the terrain. Since a lot of nice campgrounds are available in the region, consider visiting the Blytheville area during your next road trip.

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