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Turner Bend Campground

TENT CAMPING RATES AND POLICY
CAMPING RATES FOR TURNER BEND CAMPGROUND
Camping fee - $12 per person per night.
Children 10 and under are free of charge for camping.

PARKING FEES
All private boat parking is only available on the west side of the store (across from the store).
Parking Pass for vehicle without a trailer– $5 per vehicle per day, does not include river access on the store landing side.
Parking Pass for vehicle with a trailer - $10 per day not include river access on the store landing side.
River Access - $5 per boat on the store landing side.
Boat lift use is $5 per boat when operator is present. Armband is required for the use of the boat lift.  Request armband in the store when purchasing your River Access.
Day Pass - $ 5 per person for picnic use.
Call for special event pricing: 479-667-3641
Rates may vary during special events.

The Turner Bend campground is directly across the road from our store and features 12 designated sites plus a small overflow area. Nine sites have shelters and all have picnic tables and fire rings.

We have restrooms with hot showers, picnic shelters, and plenty of parking spots. We reserve the right to locate your group in the site that best suits the number of people in your group.

Mulberry River floats and camping are very popular during the spring and summer months. Most of our water comes in the months of March, April, May, and June. Reservations are recommended especially for weekend visits. If you have a favorite campsite, please book it online or call us.

For camping, we have a two-night minimum on weekends and 3 nights on Memorial Day and Labor Day. When reservations are made in advance, this minimum is upheld. 

Reservation Policy

Camping reservations made in advance are paid in full at the time of reserving. If you are planning to reserve for a group, each leader of a group can book online for specified number of people or call us, our staff at the Turner Bend Store will group you at a particular campsite that will accommodate your group comfortably.

CANCELLATIONS must be made 7 days prior to your arrival for camping. If proper notice is received we will refund your deposit, less a 10% charge. If proper notice is not received, you forfeit your deposit paid. Request for camping cancellation must be made over the phone.

PET POLICY FOR TURNER BEND AND ROUND THE BEND CAMPSITES
We welcome your pets. All dogs must be on a leash. We do limit each site to 2 pets. We charge $10 per pet, per night in the campground. There is an additional $10 charge for any pets that float with you.

We do not allow aggressive breeds. Here are the breeds not permitted here at the Mulberry.
* Bullmastiff
* Rottweiler
* Akita's
* Chow Chow
* Boxers
* Pinchers
* Great Dane
* Huskies and Malamutes
* Pit Bulls & All Bulldog Breeds
* Dalmatians
* German Shepherd
If you have any questions about the allowance of your pet, please call or email us ahead of time.

Day Passes
For $5 per person per day you can enjoy pavilions, shelters, picnic tables, parking, and restroom. Our almost famous sandwiches are made to order and shop our store for unusual gifts, t-shirts, motorcycle pins, and patches.

Please Keep in Mind

  • Camping fee is $12 per person per night  You can reserve and pay online or pay in the store. On the day of your arrival, come to the store to register and get your parking pass to display inside your windshield.
  • By 11:00 p.m. campers must turn off stereos and generators and tone all noise down to a reasonable level.
  • Off-road vehicle use limited to entry and exit only. You can legally access 4-wheeler trail-heads from our campsites. The trail-heads are 2.5 miles from the Turner Bend Store.
  • Showers for non-campers available at $5 per person.
  • Parking for non-campers taking out private boats at Turner Bend is across the store along the northern edge of the campground next to the river edge; river access is at the end of the campground along the river. $10 fee per vehicle with trailer parked (pass must be displayed in the window) covers boat access at the campground site.
  • Fee for parking a vehicle with a trailer is $10 per day, display parking pass inside the windshield.
  • Fee for parking a vehicle without a trailer is $5 per vehicle, display parking pass inside the windshield.
  • Fee for private boat river access is $5 per boat on the store and landing side. Get armband in the store.
  • Boat lift use is only applicable when there is an operator present. Armband is required.
  • Our gate on the store side will be locked  daily so have your vehicle out by 7pm. Across the store our gate stay open 24 hours.

Round the Bend Campground

We have three group sites at our nearby Round the Bend property. Each site has a shelter, city water, picnic tables, and an outhouse. These are very desirable sites with more privacy and less highway noise than our main campground.  For hot shower our main restroom by the Turner Bend Store opens 24 hours during busy weekends.

Round the Bend Pavilion is our newest addition to the camping area. The pavilion is 25' x 40' in size. The amenities include ceiling lights, electrical outlets, benches, fire pit, and running water.  This pavilion is a great place to host group meeting, birthday party, or just a place for old friends to gather and relax. If you have a special event that you need a place to accommodate  a large group of people and an access to set up music and assembly this is the right place to be. You can also reserve this pavilion online or call us to reserve it for your special event.

*Off-road vehicle use are limited to entry and exit only. Four-wheeler trail-heads are 2.5 miles from our campsites and you can legally drive from our campsites to the trail-heads.

CAMPING RATE FOR ROUND THE BEND CAMPGROUND

Camping rate for Round the Bend campsite is $12 per person per night . You can reserve your camping online or call us. On the day of your arrival, please register and get your parking pass in the store.  All  final payment must be made in the store before accessing the campsites.

PARKING FEES
Parking Pass for vehicle without a trailer– $5 per vehicle per day, does not include river access on the store landing side.
Parking Pass for vehicle with a trailer - $10 per day not include river access on the store landing side.

FEES SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE
Please note:
All campgrounds along the river are subject to flooding. This includes Wolf Pen, Redding, Byrd's, and Turner Bend. Please use caution if heavy, persistent rain falls.