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History

The history of the Buffalo River National Park Region located in northern Arkansas.

Best hikes in Arkansas based on recommendations from Trails.com

The Natural State – a fitting nickname for Arkansas, which is known for its expansive and diverse wilderness areas that feature limestone caves, forests, rivers, hot springs, and mountains. With hundreds of trails to choose from, we’ve helped narrow your search by highlighting five of the best hikes in Arkansas based on recommendations from Trails.com. … Continue reading »

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Explore the Outside World

It’s the weekend and you have already planned to put off studying until Sunday evening. It’s beautiful and bright outside and everyone keeps texting you to see what your weekend plans involve…anything outside and less than a tank of gas away right?? Look no further! Eureka Springs is a short and stunning hour drive northeast … Continue reading »

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Fayetteville, Ar roadtrip through the Buffalo River Region

It’s the weekend and you have already planned to put off studying until Sunday evening. It’s beautiful and bright outside and everyone keeps texting you to see what your weekend plans involve…anything outside and less than a tank of gas away right?? Look no further! Eureka Springs is a short and stunning hour drive northeast … Continue reading »

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Buffalo National River 45th Birthday Benefit

Bruce “Sunpie” Barnes and the Louisiana Sunspots are playing for the Buffalo National River’s 45th Birthday Celebration at George’s Majestic Lounge on Sunday, March 12.   Brick Fields Band opens at 6 and Sunpie will start around 7 till close (9:30-10pm).   It is, first and foremost, a party and celebration of the fact that Arkansas has … Continue reading »

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Have you heard of the Rapping Ranger??

Just bee-boppin’ around, singing songs and rapping about our U.S. National Parks. From our Very Own Buffalo National River Click Here to Learn More Please follow and like us:

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The Oklahoman features the Buffalo National River

The unwanted Christmas gifts have been returned, and we’re all signed up for penance memberships with weight-loss businesses. Yet our hearts tick the clock forward to the summer when the ice dams break and the rivers flow freely again. Our eyes grow are hungry for the verdant greens of the warmer seasons. Everyone has heard … Continue reading »

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2016 Eureka Springs Blues Weekend: Joining the greats

(EUREKA SPRINGS, AR) – The sounds of rockin’ blues will be again be echoing through The Ozarks that surround this party city when the Annual Blues Weekend returns June 16-19 for a repeat performance.  This year’s event will join the greats such as Chicago Blues Festival in Grant Park, Telluride Blues and Brews Festival, The … Continue reading »

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National Parks in Arkansas to kick off Centennial Iron Ranger Challenge

Jan. 1 marks the beginning of the National Park Service (NPS) Centennial celebration and the seven National Park Service sites in Arkansas will kick off the celebration by launching the Centennial Iron Ranger Challenge – a year-long program to encourage visitors to “Find Your Park” and improve their health and fitness by completing 100 miles … Continue reading »

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It’s Back … at the Buffalo National River

A young man’s theft of a 400 million-year-old fossil rock from an Arkansas state park years ago prompted a heartfelt note of apology from the now much older and wiser collector from Texas. He shipped the stone back to Buffalo National River officials last week, regret evident in his words. “Please return to Lost Valley … Continue reading »

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Fall is an ideal time for Elk Viewing in the Valley

Here is an example of a Bull elk fight in Boxley Valley, October 21, 2012. Boxley Valley is near Ponca, AR in the Buffalo National River Park CLICK HERE to View Video Please follow and like us:

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