• Canoeing on the Buffalo

    Buffalo

    National River Arkansas

Operating Hours & Seasons

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Access to the national river is open all year.

VISITOR CENTER
Tyler Bend Visitor Center is open all year including Memorial Day, Independence Day, and Labor Day. The Visitor Center is closed for all other federal holidays. Hours of operation are 8:30am to 4:30pm Daily. The visitor center may occasionally be closed for 1/2 hour at lunch time. Phone (870) 439-2502.

RANGER STATIONS
Buffalo Point Ranger Station is open all year including Memorial Day, Independence Day, and Labor Day. The Station is closed for all other federal holidays. Hours of operation are 8:30am to 4:30pm Daily as staffing permits. Please call in advance to be sure the station is open. Phone (870) 449-4311.

Steel Creek Information Station is open as staffing permits. Please call in advance to be sure the station is open. Phone (870) 861-2570.

Visitor Center and Ranger Stations may have unscheduled closures in order for staff to provide organized programs. Please call ahead to the location you wish to visit to be sure it is open when you arrive.







Did You Know?

Hikers on the trail to the Indian Rockhouse shelter.

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.