Gulpha Gorge Campground

A woman and her dog crossing a creek
Gulpha Gorge Creek

NPS Photo/Mitch Smith

Campground site map outlining site lengths, water fountain locations, roads, parking, and other notable features
A map of Gulpha Gorge Campground

Campground Overview

Campsites at Gulpha Gorge Campground vary in size and can accommodate both tents and recreational vehicles (RV's).

Site Amenities

All sites have full hookups: 30 and 50 amp electric, water and sewer connections. Sites are not pull-through. Each campsite has a picnic table, pedestal grill, and water. There are modern restrooms but no showers. Maximum occupancy is limited to eight people/two vehicles (one RV and one tent OR two tents) per site. Check in time is at 2:00 pm, and check out time is 12:00 pm.

Fees & Reservations

PLEASE NOTE: Starting February 1, 2022, all 40 campsites at Gulpha Gorge Campground will require prior reservation on, and will cost $34 per night.


Camping in Gulpha Gorge Campground is limited to a total of 14 consecutive days and a cumulative total of 30 days in any calendar year. Each 14-day consecutive stay must be followed by a minimum of a 7-day break.

Basic Information

Accessibility Information
Thermal pool with green algae
Experience the Water

Learn about the various ways that you can experience the thermal springs in the Park.

Hiking information and trail maps

With 26 miles of hiking trails in the Park, you can find great views, beautiful forest scenery, and feel like you're not in the City.

An areal view of bathhouse row during golden hour
Things To Do

Explore, Learn, and Relax! Learn all about the things to do in our Park.

A view from West Mountain overlook looking across rolling hills with fall colored leaves.

Learn about the natural resources at Hot Springs National Park. This includes information about our thermal water, wildlife, and plants.

An active scene in front of the Fordyce Bathhouse; people sitting ,walking, and looking joyous.
Bathhouse Row

Bathhouse Row is home to the Park's historic bathhouses. Learn about what is available in each of the bathhouses today.

Last updated: May 14, 2024

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

101 Reserve Street
Hot Springs, AR 71901


501 620-6715

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