Give Us A Hand
Budget constraints and fewer staff have changed our operations. Be prepared for your visit. More »
All campgrounds are open except Erbie Campground in the Upper District. Trash receptacles have been removed from many areas throughout the park; please be prepared to carry out your own trash and recycling. View link for more information. More »
Buffalo National River Receives 2012 Wastewater Treatment Awards
Contact: Caven Clark, 870/365-2790
Buffalo National River received the overall award for 2012 for Small Wastewater Systems. This is recognition of the park's effort and achievements in keeping all its wastewater systems operational to the highest public health standards.
Buffalo National River, and its primary utility operator in the lower district, Robert Pugsley were recognized with two awards for 2012. Pugsley was awarded the Individual Operator Award for Small Wastewater Systems. The individual award received by Robert recognizes the high operational and maintenance standards achieved in the Buffalo Point wastewater plants. We are proud of Robert's fine work and expertise in keeping those systems operational.
Did You Know?
Did you know that there are over 100 miles of maintained trails within Buffalo National River? Hiking is a very popular activity at all times, but especially in the cooler months from November to March.