Nestled in the Ouachita Mountains on the shore of 1,940-acre Lake Catherine. The park offers rental boats (year-round), a marina offering bait and fuel (summer only), a launch ramp, standard pavilion, picnic sites, playgrounds, laundry and trails. Gifts, groceries, snacks and ice are available at the visitor center (year-round) that overlooks the swimming area and nature center (summer). Nestled along the shore are 18 fully-equipped cabins with kitchens (most with fireplaces) and a boat dock. Seventy Class A campsites including Premium, Preferred, Class A sites and two Rent-A-Camp sites dot the lakeshore and secluded woodlands. Interpreters provide guided hikes, boat tours, programs and workshops during summer or by advance request year-round.


  • Coffee Maker in Room
  • Handicapped Accessible Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator/Microwave in Room
1200 Lake Catherine Park Road
Malvern, AR 72104