Swim Beach

Yesterday we went to a super cool place called Crowley’s Ridge State Park in Arkansas. It was built by the CCC in the 1930’s.

There is a 31 acre fishing lake and a smaller lake that is so awesome. It’s a swim beach, complete with water slide, steps leading into the lake, and there’s even paddle boat rentals.

We missed the swimming season by about a month and I love summer, but on this early fall day, we had the place to ourselves.

If you’re traveling through Arkansas, north of Jonesboro, Crowley’s Ridge State Park is definitely worth a stop.

19 thoughts on “Swim Beach

    • Hey girl, I am sooo sorry I haven’t responded sooner. Blogging break… Thank you- it was a beautiful day and I beautiful place.

      In a few days, we are headed to the beach. Hope to share some pictures while we are there.

      How are you? Hope you are doing great.

  1. Ah, the CCC’s. My father was in the CCC’s. It is how he helped support his mother and brothers. His crew built Gooseberry Falls State Park on the shore of Lake Superior. They did beautiful work.

    • Wow!!! I am running about a month behind!! So sorry about that! Ha ha. That is so very cool about your father!! I love that, actually! I haven’t been to Lake Superior, but I want to see it. I am going to Google it!! See if I can see their work.

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