Carol Ann Cross Park
Carol Ann Cross Park is one of Fort Smith’s four community parks, located just over ½ mile north of Mercy Hospital. The park is also home to the Wildcat Mountain lake, making Carol Ann Cross a hub for a variety of fishing.
Hours of Operation
6:00am to 11:00pm, all days of the week
What’s at Carol Ann Cross?
Request a Booking
Entire Park Rental – Reservations required for large events
Security Deposit: $500
*Required 72 hours of booking.
Alcohol & Tobacco are Prohibited
Rules and Regulations
Providing safe & enjoyable recreation for all.
Fort Smith Parks & Recreation exists to provide engaging experiences to the community through its parks, trails, and community events. In order to keep these areas safe and enjoyable, all parks follow the same rules and regulations.
Arkansas Game & Fish Regulations Apply
To fish in Arkansas, an Arkansas fishing license must be purchased and kept with you while fishing. In addition to your fishing license, a trout permit must be purchased to fish for trout in Carol Ann Cross Lake. Open to fishing with rod or pole only.