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 »
Make sure to leave time after canoeing and hiking to visit our bookstore - located in Buffalo Point Ranger Contact Station, Tyler Bend Visitor Center, and seasonal Pruitt Ranger Contact Station. The bookstore is operated by Eastern National, a not-for-profit cooperating organization. All purchases benefit Buffalo National River.
Eastern National provides quality educational products and services to the visitors to America's national parks and other public trusts.
Not traveling to Buffalo National River, or not enough time during your stay? Visit our on-line bookstore.
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.