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News: Millwood Lake off-season offers relaxed environment

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ASHDOWN, Ark. – With fall comes cooler temperatures and reduced traffic allowing visitors to take advantage of Millwood Lake’s many recreational opportunities with a more relaxed approach.

During the fall and winter recreation seasons fewer campsites are available at Millwood Lake. Services as some parks will be suspended Nov. 1 through March 1, 2013.

The following is the status of each recreational area:
Park Campground Boat Ramps
Beard’s Bluff Open Open
Beard’s Lake Open Open
River Run East* Closed Closed
River Run West Open Open
Wilton Landing N/A Open

White Cliffs Open Open
Paraloma Closed Open
Cottonshed North Open Open
Cottonshed South Open Open
Okay Landing N/A Open
Saratoga Closed Closed

* The park is under construction and an opening date is still pending.

All open campgrounds will be available on a first come, first served basis. Reservations will be accepted beginning March 1, 2013.
Recreation information can be found on the Internet at, on Facebook at, and on Twitter at!/usacelittlerock.

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Date Taken:11.01.2012

Date Posted:11.01.2012 16:29

Location:LITTLE ROCK, AR, USGlobe

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