• Canoeing on the Buffalo


    National River Arkansas

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Buffalo Point Campground

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Campsite at Buffalo Point


Buffalo Point is the only campground in the park which has hookups for RVs and reserves individual sites in advance. A map of all Buffalo Point campsites is available so you may choose a site that suits your needs.


Individual campsites, group sites and day use picnic pavilions at Buffalo Point may be reserved in advance at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777. Individual campsites can be reserved up to 6 months in advance and pavilion and group campsites up to 1 year in advance. Please note a small fee is charged to make each reservation.

Drive-in campsites have water and electric hookups (30/50 amp) and are suitable for both RV's and tents. Walk-in campsites are for tents only. The campground has hot showers with four separate shower buildings. Each campsite has a picnic table, fire ring and lantern hook. RV dump station is available just outside the campsite on Highway 268. Up to six people are allowed for all individual campsites. Drive-in campsites are $22 per site per night while walk-in campsites cost $16 per site per night.

Group sites are available for 10 (minimum) to 25 (maximum) people per site at a cost of $3 per person per night.

Pavilions can be rented out for day use at the rate of $50 per day.

For more information about the Buffalo Point Campground, please call the Buffalo Point Ranger Station at 870-449-4311.


Did You Know?

Spelunker inside of Fitton Cave

Did you know that the longest cave in Arkansas is located within the boundaries of Buffalo National River? Fitton Cave, also called Beauty Cave, has 17 miles of mapped cavern with the possibility of more to discover!