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History

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

Springfield News Leader lists Buffalo River Floats

Buffalo National River, Arkansas It’s a good three-hour drive from Springfield, but the Buffalo National River in north-central Arkansas is well worth exploring. Running more than 140 miles, the river is fed by runoff and is thus sensitive to rainfall. In recent weeks the area has received a lot of rain, and the river swelled … Continue reading »

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Buffalo River Trail

The State of Arkansas has provided a wonderful video on Hiking the buffalo River Trail View Video here https://vimeo.com/126208607

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Governor Hutchinson favors continued moratorium

Medium and large scale feeding facilities in the Buffalo River watershed should expect a 180 day extension

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Buffalo National River Weddings in the National Park

“I do.” Breathtaking waterfalls, majestic bluffs, an emerald green stream … is it any wonder that Buffalo National River is a popular destination for outdoor weddings? Pick up the 2015 Wedding Planner published by Harrison Daily Times for information about planning your Buffalo River wedding. Weddings in the park do require a permit. More information … Continue reading »

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Who loves the Buffalo River Region – the USA Today does !

Buffalo River selected as one of the ten best National Parks to visit during Fall http://www.usatoday.com/story/experience/weekend/lifestyle/2014/10/29/10best-national-parks-in-fall/17995483/ We of course already knew that BUT WELCOME NEW VISITORS

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Arkansas Fall Foliage

PEAK WEEK has been determined for the Arkansas Buffalo River Region as November 1 – November 7, 2014 Featured Araknsas Fall Foliage drives can be viewed here on Arkansas.com The #1 Arkansas Foliage Drive is Here in the Buffalo River Region Post Pictures of Fall foliage at #visitarkansas Here an up to date Fall Foliage report … Continue reading »

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Buffalo RIver highlighted in release featuring Eureka Springs Vacations – Less than one hour from Downtown

FAMILIES VACATION “TOGETHER” IN EUREKA SPRINGS (EUREKA SPRINGS, AR) — What, in 2014, brings mom and dad with kids under 14 to a wonderful village set in The Ozarks of Northwest Arkansas for a family vacation?  This was the question to which local businesses here that are active in serving family vacationers wanted to know.  … Continue reading »

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17th annual Buffalo River Elk Festival

17th annual Buffalo River Elk Festival If you have some time to drive to the Ozarks, the 17th Annual Buffalo River Elk Festival is happening in Jasper. This event celebrates Newton County’s title of “Elk Capital of Arkansas.” You will find artists, crafts, entertainment, a fishing derby and much more. More details at:http://on.kthv.com/Tpg3rB

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Buffalo River Long Range Interpretive Plan Meetings announced

Harrison Tuesday May 20th 5:30 303 N Main St Jasper Tuesday May 20th 3:30 Newton County Library St. Joe Thursday May 22 5:50 Tyler Bend Visitor Center Buffalo Point Wednesday May 21 5:30 Buffalo Point Restaurant   With questions contact caven_clark@nps.gov

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Tulsa World writes about the Buffalo River Region

PONCA, Ark. — For those who grew up in the hills of Oklahoma and Arkansas, the outdoors were our playground. Our expansive, wooded, sometimes dangerous playground. And with springtime ushering in warmer weather, it’s time to get back outside and keep playing. Opportunities for hiking, camping, canoeing, rock climbing, horseback riding and more are plentiful across … Continue reading »

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