Parks, Trails, Lakes & Swimming


Bentonville Parks

Bentonville is home to 16 beautiful parks. Our most popular parks include Orchard Park, which is where The 4th of July Fireworks and Summer concerts are held and Lawrence Plaza which features First Friday Movies in the park and converts into a splash pad in the warmers months and into an Ice Rink during our winter season.

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Bentonville Trails

The Bentonville Trail system consists of three looped trails within the parks, (Memorial Park, Lake Bella Vista, Park Springs Park), seven linear pedestrian pathways and bikeways along city streets, an all-terrain mountain bike trail, and on-road bicycle routes, creating a network of over 40 trail miles.

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Swimming in Nature

Northwest Arkansas is home to a wide variety of outdoor activities. Check out these resources for great swimming 

Tanyard Creek Nature Trail is a 2.2-mile easy trail just a few minutes North of in Bella Vista, Arkansas. 

- Bella Vista Lake - This 132-acre park surrounds the Bella Vista Lake with paved trails. 

- Beaver Lake is 28,000 acres of clear water perfect for water activities, camping, and enjoying time with family. 

Prairie Creek is located 4 miles east of Rogers

Lake Wedington is a 102-acre lake located just 13 miles west of Fayetteville. Enjoy camping, swimming, and picnicking. 

- Lake Sequoyah Park is 1,400 acres of land and 389 acres of water in Fayetteville ideal for boating, fishing, and hiking. 

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Regional Parks and Trails

Beaver Lake State Park 
Hobbs State Park Conservation Area 
Devil's Den State Park 
Ozark National Forest 
Withrow Springs State Park 

Local & Regional Lakes

Beaver Lake
Lake Atalanta 
Lake Elmdale 
Table Rock Lake 
Lake Bentonville 
Lake Wedington
Bella Vista Lakes: Rayburn, Ann, Avalon, Norwood, Loch Lomond, Windsor & Brittany