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Mammoth Spring State Park

U.s 63, Mammoth Spring, AR 72554
+1 870-625-7364
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small but nice

This is a small state park. I was expecting a large spring but it was more of a small body of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Liz F
Sugar Grove, Illinois
A natural treasure in Mammoth Springs

It's hard to entertain teenagers, but this stop had them interested and engaged. There was plenty... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Valerie C
Wichita, United States
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State park featuring Arkansas' largest spring with a flow of 9 millions gallons of water hourly.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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U.s 63, Mammoth Spring, AR 72554
+1 870-625-7364
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small state park. I was expecting a large spring but it was more of a small body of water that emptied into a larger body of water. The path around it is paved and there is a small train museum. There are...More

Thank Liz F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's hard to entertain teenagers, but this stop had them interested and engaged. There was plenty of "weird" wildlife (muskrats & crayfish), clear, cold spring water with steam rising from the surface, and informative placards placed along the walking paths.

Thank Valerie C
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This place is simply beautiful. Drove up from Mountain View, took about an hour and a half, the views driving up were not so great, but once we go there it was well worth the trip. The water was beautiful and a nice little town.

Thank halobender
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Have been floating the spring river several times, but this was my first visit to Mammoth Spring State Park. Went just to check it out and it was pretty cool. The area is beautiful, the grounds are clean, and there is a nice walkway around...More

Thank Megan C
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Shout out to kristi and mike at the welcome center for all the awesome stickers patches and pins for our event and give away that night;) thank you!

Thank LananNeal
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Son and I just came back from there. Had a guys motorcycle trip and this was one of the stops. Great place to stretch your legs and some pretty cool sights. Plenty of spce for kids to just play and a very nice wlking path...More

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit! The grounds are clean and the spring is amazing. Hard to believe that amount of water (9 million gallons an hour) flows out of the ground. The dam used to produce electricity but was not operational anymore. Really neat inside the...More

1  Thank mrenthusi
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The site of a massive spring feeding a lake, with a dam and an old electric power generator, that is now an exhibit, very interesting look at rural power generation, amazing early 20th century technology, and a nice museum, visitor center, walking trails, overall much...More

1  Thank 476Richard_S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

WOW! Beautifully maintained park and water area. Lots of history in this small little town. It was peaceful yet full of families enjoying and respect the beauty of the environment. Definitely recommend you stop, get out to stretch, have a picnic, get a history lesson,...More

Thank Kelmona
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Regardless of the amount of time you spend, a couple hours, a day or even a week, you cant put a price on the free and tremendously awesome educational (and relaxing) experience you will find at Mammoth Springs. From natural beauty to historical / current...More

3  Thank billyh6088
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Susan S
18 March 2017|
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~50 miles/~1hour.....
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
Hi The train museum was very interesting but I suspect has limited hours. The Visitor center as well. However the spring pumps out millions of gallons regardless of work schedules and the old RR cars can be seen from the... More