Table Lu01: Elk River Basin Public Areas

Table Lu01: Elk River Basin Public Areas

Area Name Acres County Activities Management1
Buffalo Hills NA 486 McDonald Hunting, Hiking, Camping, Bird watching, Nature study, Trapping MDC
Big Sugar Creek SP 2,048 McDonald Currently not open. Permitted activities not known. MDNR
Cowskin Access 41 McDonald Hunting, Fishing, Hiking, Bird watching, Nature study (0.1 miles Elk River frontage) MDC
Deep Ford Access 42 McDonald Hunting, Fishing, Hiking, Bird watching, Nature study (0.25 miles Big Sugar Creek frontage) MDC
Flag Spring CA 3,955 Barry/ McDonald Hunting, Hiking, Camping, Bird watching, Nature study, Target shooting MDC
Fort Crowder CA 2,363 Newton Hunting, Hiking, Camping, Bird watching, Nature study, Archery, Bicycling, Horseback riding MDC
Goodman Towersite 40 Newton Hunting, Hiking, Bird watching, Nature study MDC
Huckleberry Ridge CA 2,106 McDonald Hunting, Hiking, Camping, Bird watching, Nature study MDC
Lanagan Towersite 57 McDonald Hunting, Hiking, Bird watching, Nature study MDC
Mt. Shira Access 26 McDonald Fishing, Camping (0.25 miles Elk River frontage) MDC
Powell Towersite 80 McDonald Hunting, Hiking, Bird watching, Nature study MDC
Town Hole Access 2 McDonald Fishing (Indian Creek frontage) MDC
Pea Ridge National Military Park 4,300 McDonald Hiking, Equestrian Trail, Automobile tour NPS
Lanagan City Park 10 McDonald Swimming, Fishing, Canoeing, Picnicking, Outdoor recreation (Indian Creek frontage) Leased by City of Lanagan
Noel City Park less than 5 McDonald Swimming, Canoeing, Fishing, Picnicking (Butler Creek frontage) City of Noel
Sulphur Springs City Park 17 McDonald Fishing, Camping, Outdoor recreation (Butler Creek frontage) City of Sulphur Springs
Blankenship Park 16 McDonald Fishing, Outdoor recreation (Honey Creek frontage) Southwest City
Memorial Park 50 Benton Swimming, Outdoor sports recreation, Picnicking City of Bentonville
Phillips Park 56 Benton Outdoor sports recreation, Picnicking City of Bentonville
Park Springs Park 18 Benton Spring, nature trail, Picnicking City of Bentonville
Neighborhood Parks (3) varies Benton Outdoor recreational activities City of Bentonville
Dave Peel Park 2 Benton Playground, Picnicking City of Bentonville

1 Management responsibility - MDC = Missouri Department of Conservation, MDNR = Missouri Department of Natural Resources, NPS = National Park Service

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