• Canoeing on the Buffalo

    Buffalo

    National River Arkansas

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    Budget constraints and fewer staff have changed our operations. Be prepared for your visit. More »

  • Available Services

    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 »

Goods and Services

Goods

Although the canoe rental concessionaires sell basic food items, ice, and firewood, most goods and services are not available in the park. Grocery stores, post offices, gas stations, and other amenities are available in the towns near the park.
Ponca and Jasper are near the Upper District. Marshall, St. Joe, Gilbert, and Harriet are near the Middle District. Harriet and Yellville are near the Lower District.

Did You Know?

Unknown children on porch of the William Villines house.

Did you know that Buffalo National River preserves many pioneer homesteads ranging from the 1840s to the 1930s? These structures document the struggles and lifeways of people that carved a living out of the lush forests of the Buffalo River region.