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These are the tentative dates for opening of facilities:

Bluestem~ The week of April 6 we will begin to turn on all of the buildings and area water.  If all goes as planned we will have everything on by the end of the week.  
Shady Creek~ All Utilities are on!
Walnut River~ All area water is on!  Bathroom/shower Buildings in WR # 1, #2, #3, and at the Cabin are all on!   
Boulder Bluff~ Planning to have it turned on either the week of March 30 or April 6
Bemis Creek ~ All area water is on!
Reserve Now

El Dorado has 5 small sleeper cabins and 2 deluxe cabins in the Bluestem Point area and 3 deluxe cabins in the Walnut River area that can be reserved year-round. Reservations are accepted by telephone (Mastercard or Visa), online, or in person. A $14 non-refundable reservation fee must be paid at the time of reservation.

Cancellation of cabin or campsite reservation 30 days or more prior to arrival date results in a refund of 100% minus the reservation fee, KOALS fees, and issuance fee. Cancellation of cabin or campsite reservation 29 days or less to 5 days prior to arrival date results in a 100% refund minus a one night rental fee, reservation fee, KOALS fees, and issuance fee. Cancellation of cabin or campsite reservation 4 days or less prior to arrival or after the arrival date will result in all fees being forfeited.

Pets are allowed in the designated "Pet Friendly" Cabin, which is Cabin 5 (Larkspur), located at the Bluestem Point Campground. Cabin renters may bring their pets into this cabin, with payment of the $50 Pet Fee. In all other cabins, pets must remain outside in a kennel or on a secured leash no longer than 10 feet. Permittee must be at least 18 years of age, and someone over 18 must be present at the cabin for the duration of its occupancy.


  • Full bed & set of bunk beds, electricity/heat/air conditioner, water hydrant-outside, table, 4 chairs, picnic table, fire ring,  and barbeque grill. A porch swing is located on the porch of each cabin.
  • Bathroom and shower house for the 5 log cabins is located between cabin #2 and #3.
  • Linens and utensils are not provided.
  • Cabin #5 is our Pet Friendly Cabin, you will have to pay a $50 Non-Refundable Pet Fee, if you choose to have your pet stay in the cabin.