Arkansas: 3 Spots That Will Take You to a Natural State
Colorful history meets the dynamic present in Arkansas. Discover where Walmart began and soak in hot town frequented by gangsters. Go hiking, biking or paddling in rugged landscapes with exciting trails....
The Natural State puts Mother Nature in the spotlight with scenic and challenging locations for outdoor adventure lovers. Fish baskets are overflowing in lakes and along rivers, where rods and reels stay busy. Boaters skim the surface of tantalizing waters, pulling skiers and dropping divers in their wakes. Spring's blossoms inspire renewal for visitors as they flock to hot and cold springs alike, nurturing their bodies with age-old healing remedies in the natural waters of Arkansas....
Welcome to Arkansas
Arkansas pulses with the spirit of pioneers who never back down from a challenge. Fiddlers play their tunes at community gatherings and time-honored, homespun recipes grace the tables of cozy restaurants....
How to Read Good Sam Directory Ratings
The three-number rating that accompanies each campground listing in the directory gives readers an at-a-glance assessment of a campground's amenities, cleanliness and environment.
How to read the Good Sam Rating 10/10 /10.All three ratings categories are measured on a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being the best.Less than 1 percent of parks or campgrounds receive the coveted 10 / 10 / 10 rating, which indicates superior facilities that are well maintained, clean, well-appointed restrooms and a highly appealing appearance.Campgrounds are inspected annually by dedicated RVers like you.
Completeness of facilities
10 / 10 / 10The first campground rating evaluates completeness and quality of facilities.In this category we rate interior roads, sites, registration area, hookups, recreation, swimming, security, laundry, store and building maintenance.
Cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms and showers
10 / 10 / 10The second rating category concerns the cleanliness and physical characteristics of toilets, walls, showers, sinks/counters/mirrors and floor. If a park achieves a full point in each of the above, it receives a star (), indicating exceptionally clean restrooms.
Also rated are physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
Visual Appeal and Environmental Quality
10 / 10 / 10 This category addresses the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.