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The Danville Area Chamber of Commerce is a proud supporter of the Arkansas River Valley Tri Peaks Tourism Region

Recreation & Tourism

Make Danville the home base for all of your recreational adventures with numerous opportunities located in Danville and the Mt. Magazine South Gate region.  See all three Tri Peaks from Danville.  Each less than a 30 minute drive away!

We love our outdoors!

View overlooking the City of Danville on the Danville Mountain Trail

Look what we get to do all right here close to home!

Distances shown are approximate miles from the Danville City Limits


    Danville City Park/Danville Mountain Trail, (Local trailheads)

    The Womble Trail and Ouachita Trail both near Mt. Ida (35 Miles)

Fishing - License required call 1-800-364-GAME (4263).

Get Your Fishing License at the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Web Site

    Petit Jean River, (Local)

    Cedar Piney Lake, (9 miles)

    Spring Lake, (9 miles)

    Lake Ola/Dale, (11 Miles)

    Kingfisher Lake (13 Miles)

    Pullen Pond (13 Miles)

    Fourche LaFave River (14 Miles)

    Lake Nimrod , (15 Miles)

    Blue Mountain Lake, (15 Miles)

    Arkansas River, (20 miles)

Hunting - Game specific licenses required, call 1-800-364-GAME (4263).

Get your Arkansas Hunting License at the Game and Fish Commission Web Site

    Turkey, Deer, Quail, Bear,

    Ozark National Forest (9 Miles)

    Ouachita National Forest (2 Miles)

Bicycling - Mountain Bike trails located nearby (BikeArkansas.com)

    Danville Mountain Trails 

    Many miles of forest service roads available within 5 minutes

    Russellville at Old Post Road Park (25 miles)

    Mt Ida - IMBA Epic Womble Trail and the Ouachita Trail (35 Miles).


   Spring Lake-USFS (9 miles)

    Blue Mountain Lake-Corps of Engineers (15 miles)

    Lake Nimrod-Corps of Engineers (15 miles)

    Mt Magazine State Park (18 miles)

    Mt. Nebo State Park (23 miles)

    Petit Jean Mountain State Park (35 miles)

    Numerous other US Forest Service Facilities (nearby)

Canoeing/Kayaking (Arkansas Canoe Club)

    South Fourche River (35 miles)

    Ouachita River (45 miles)

    Illinois Bayou (50 miles)

    Big Piney Creek (50 miles)

    Caddo River (55 miles)

Youth Activity Center - Miniature Golf, Skating, Video Arcade, Pizza

Peeler Gap Shooting and Rifle Range, maintained by the USFS

Senior Activity Center - Located in Danville City Park

Chamberlyne Country Club - Golf, Swimming, Tennis, Dining, Banquet and Meeting Facilities. Semi Private Membership, please call ahead for tee times, reservations and information. (501) 495-4100 email: chamberlyne@arkwest.com

City Park Facilities - Swimming Pool, Baseball/Softball Fields, Playground, hiking trail, picnic sites and group pavilion.