Alley Mill Closed for Renovations
The Alley Mill will be undergoing renovations much of summer of 2014. It will be open daily through Aug 17 and then only on weekends after that. There will be fencing around the Mill which will prevent close access. More »
Ozark Riverways Employees Recognized for Service
Contact: Bill O'Donnell, 573-323-8093
Van Buren, MO– Ozark National Scenic Riverways recently recognized employees, Carl Terrill and Tom Haney for 10 years of service, and Bill O'Donnell for 25 years of service. Jerry Gates was also awarded for his long dedicated participation on the park's safety program committee.
For more information, phone (573) 323-4236 during business hours 8:00 am to 4:30 pm or visit the park's website at www.nps.gov/ozar. Ozark National Scenic Riverways preserves the free-flowing Current and Jacks Fork Rivers, the surrounding natural resources, and the unique cultural heritage of the Ozark people.
Did You Know?
Cane brakes are thick stands of rivercane, which is much like bamboo. The endangered Swainson's Warbler nests in these thickets. Many stands have been lost to reservoir impoundments throughout the South, but many stands are protected at Ozark National Scenic Riverways. More at www.nps.gov/ozar More...