Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area

20201 E. Hwy. 12
Rogers, AR 72756- Map It
Phone: (479) 789-5000

AAA Editor Notes

Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area is 10 mi. e. at 20201 E. SR 12. The 12,056-acre park along the southern shores of Beaver Lake is part of the large-scale power and flood control project in the White River Basin. The terrain offers plateaus, ridges, valleys, a forest and streams and harbors abundant wildlife. Its waters offer large- and small-mouth bass, crappie, bream, channel catfish and northern pike. The visitor center features interactive exhibits, a cave diorama, a wildlife viewing area and an orientation film. Primitive campsites are at the end of a 4-mile hiking trail. Interpretive boat tours, workshops and kayak-instruction classes are offered seasonally by reservation. Pet friendly (call for restrictions/fees.). Recreational activities are permitted. Camping is permitted. Picnicking is permitted.
Park free. Boat tours $10-$12; $5-$6 (ages 6-12). Kayak class $50. Phone ahead for age restrictions and to confirm rates.
Hours: Trails open daily 7 a.m.-1 hour after dusk. Visitor center daily 8-5. Firing range open Tues.-Sun. 8 a.m.-30 minutes before dusk; visitor center and firing range closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.