• Little Post Bayou at Sunset

    Arkansas Post

    National Memorial Arkansas

Laws & Policies

Firearms and Other Weapons
Legislation: As of February 22, 2010, a new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws, to legally possess firearms in this park. Refer to Section 512 of the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009, Public Law 111-24, 123 Stat. 1764-65

Park User Responsibility: It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering this park. As a starting point, please visit our state’s website: http://www.asp.state.ar.us/divisions/rs/rs_chl_law.html

Weapons Prohited in Federal Facilities: Federal law also prohibits firearms in certain facilities in this park. Those places are marked with signs at all public entrances. Refer to 18 U.S.C. § 930

Hunting in Arkansas Post National Memorial is still prohibited.

Did You Know?

Bears from historic french map

During the 18th century, Bear's Oil was a valuable trade commodity at Arkansas Post. A French trader claimed that "one sometimes draws more than 240 litres of oil from one bear".