Directions from I-270 at I-44
Take I-44 west, 88 miles to Rolla
Take Hwy 63 South, 60 miles to Cabool
Be careful: turn left to stay on Hwy. 63
Take Hwy. 63 South, 35 miles to West Plans
Take by-pass [Thayer] around West Plains to Hwy. 160
Take Hwy. 160 west, 8.2 miiles to Hwy. E south
Take Hwy. E south, 17 miles to Viola
Hwy. E becomes Hwy. 223 in Arkansas
Corps of Engineering Website: Norfork Lake
Norfork Lake Website
Norfork Lake Map
Dam - Quarry Campground Area
Description: Campground is located along the North Fork River, downstream of the dam, and provides access to world-class trout fishing.
Location: 3 miles northeast of Norfork on State Highway 5, then 2 miles east on State Highway 177, located on the river side of the dam.
Facilities: 68 campsites (23 sites with 50 amp electric and water hookups, 45 sites with 30 amp electric hookups), group shelter #3, flush and vault toilets, showers, drinking water, sanitary dump station, river boat launching ramp, and 2 playgrounds. Campsites 7-68 are reservable.
Fees: No Basic, Electric $16.
Dam - Quarry Campground Area Map
Located near the Dam - Quarry Campground Area in Mountain Home:
A Scuba'ah Shoppe
844 Highway 177 South
Salesville, AR 72653
Jordan Campground Area
Description: Located in an area of the lake having natural sand beaches and pine trees, campsites are well shaded.
Location: 3 miles east of Norfork Dam on State Highway 177, then 3 miles north on Baxter County Road 64.
Facilities: 38 campsites (31 with electric hookups, 7 without), vault toilets, drinking water, sanitary dump station, launching ramp, swimming area, group shelter, and marina. No reservations accepted. All campsites are first come, first served.
Fees: Basic $9, Electric $14.
Open: April 1 - September 30.
Jordan Campground Area Map
3291 Jordan Landing Road
Jordan, AR 72519
Places to stay:
Super 8 Motel - Mountain Home
865 Hwy 62 E
Mountain Home, AR 72653-3211 US