Northwest Arkansas' Beaver Lake campsites full this weekend

Posted: May 27, 2017 at 1:06 a.m.

Ryan and Courtney Bensch of Wichita Kan., prepare to leave their campsite Friday for some time on Beaver Lake at the Prairie Creek Recreation Area and Campground near Rogers. Out of the roughly 680 camping sites along Beaver Lake, 117 are closed due to high water and flooding, but three or four sites are still available.

Northwest Arkansas parks are prepared to welcome thousands of visitors this weekend.

Brian Doty of Bentonville ties off his boat to a cleat Friday after he and his wife Julie Doty motored around Beaver Lake at Prairie Creek.

Taylor Walts of Centerton stakes down his tent Friday at the Prairie Creek Recreation Area and Campground near Rogers. More Americans are expected to ...

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