Damage from heavy June rains forced the closure of Lost Valley, a popular and heavily-used hiking trail and day use area on the north side of Boxley Valley (Newton County) at Buffalo National River. Repair work began August 3 to make temporary repairs to the road and trails. While repairs are not fully complete, the trail is sufficiently stabilized for … Read More
Harrison, AR – Buffalo National River invites all 4th grade students to visit the park for free as part of the White House’s new Every Kid in a Park program. Starting today/September 1, 4thgrade students can now go to www.everykidinapark.gov to complete an activity and obtain a free annual entry pass to more than 2,000 federal recreation areas, including national … Read More
Established by Congress on March 1, 1972, as America’s first national river, Buffalo National River is one of the few remaining free flowing streams in the lower 48 states. Treasured for its pristine emerald waters, towering bluffs, and recreational opportunities, Buffalo National River truly is the crown jewel of the Natural State. Learn more about Buffalo National River.