Kyles Landing Campground 
GPS  36.053887,-93.280964

Fees: $10 a night tent camping, free from mid-November to mid-March

Kyles Landing is in the heart of the Ponca Wilderness. The campground features 33 sites. It is the largest NPS campground near Ponca for tent campers. The road down to Kyles Landing is very steep and can become rough in rainy weather, 4WD vehicles probably required, but a truck with good ground clearance can probably make it. Passenger cars could get stuck.

Kyles Landing is probably the most central campground for hikers in the Ponca Wilderness. It provides ready access to both the Buffalo River Trail and the Old River Trail, as well as Indian Creek.