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Lake Dardanelle hosts speaker from Wild Turkey Federation
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Lake Dardanelle hosts speaker from Wild Turkey Federation

With the spring Turkey hunting season approaching, anticipation and adrenaline are running high. Finding your hunting gear, practicing your calling and mapping out your hunting spots are all part of the excitement of hunting. But as you prepare for the hunting season you must remember to practice hunting safety.

Join Dennis Daniel, Conservation Field Supervisor for the National Wild Turkey Federation at Lake Dardanelle State Park visitor center classroom at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 27, 2012. He will guide you in how you can prepare for Turkey hunting season: learning tips for turkey hunting, turkey hunting safety, and what gear is required for a successful turkey hunt.

Lake Dardanelle State Park is one of the 52 state parks administered by the State Parks Division of the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism. The park offers two areas on 34,300-acre Lake Dardanelle. The Russellville (main park) and Dardanelle locations both offer camping, marinas, launch ramps, standard pavilions, picnic sites, restrooms, and bathhouses. Along with the visitor center and fishing tournament weigh-in pavilion, the Russellville area offers a barrier-free fishing pier and nature trail. Year-round interpretive programs are offered at the Russellville area.

 

To reach each park: 1) Russellville Area -- Take Exit #81 (Ark. 7) off I-40 at Russellville. Turn south, then immediately turn west on Ark. 326 and go four miles; 2) Dardanelle Area -- Go four miles west of Dardanelle on Ark. 22.

 

For more information about Lake Dardanelle State Parks Guest Speaker program or any park events contact the park at (479)967-5516 or visit www.ArkansasStateParks.com or www.AdventureStateParks.com   

 

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