Davidsonville Historic State Park Maps

Pocahontas, AR

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Davidsonville Historic State Park Description

Frontier history and modern-day recreation merge at Davidsonville, once home to Arkansas’s first post office and one of the earliest courthouses. Little of Davidsonville’s existence is evident above ground; archeological excavations here are still uncovering streets, foundations, and artifacts. Fishing is a major activity here as the park borders the Black River and a fishing lake. Pedal boats are available for rent. The new visitor center features a replica 1820s hunter-trapper flatboat, audio tour, and a display of historic finds from archeological digs. Trails, picnic areas, and a newly ren

: 36.156, -91.056
: 163 acres (0.66 km²)
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: Davidsonville Historic State Park