America's First National River
Established in 1972, Buffalo National River flows freely for 135 miles and is one of the few remaining undammed rivers in the lower 48 states. Once you arrive, prepare to journey from running rapids to quiet pools while surrounded by massive bluffs as you cruise through the Ozark Mountains down to the White River.
Civil War in the Ozarks
Experience the chaos of the Civil War on the Buffalo.Read More
The Buffalo Calls
The Buffalo provides many on and off river activies, and there is something to satisfy the interest of everyone.Read More
The Past is All Around
Prepare to experience pre-history and history as you visit areas of cave people, Native Americans, and 19th cenutry pioneers.Read More
Did You Know?
Did you know that there are no dams found on the Buffalo National River. In fact, a number of people realized this and fought to keep the river untouched by dam builders. On March 1, 1972, Congress established Buffalo National River as the country's first national river.