Horse Trail Closures
A section of the horse trail is CLOSED due to contract work. Contact park staff for more information.
Closure of Detached Area/Stop #11
Until further notice, Stop 11, also known as the Detached Area, is closed due to weather damage.
Be A Junior Ranger
Junior Ranger Program
Be a Pea Ridge National Park Junior Ranger. Stop by the park visitor center and pick up your junior ranger guide. In it you will find a scavenger hunt of the museum and the battlefield. Link clues and answers to the guide and earn your ranger badge.
Pea Ridge National Military Park Junior Ranger Program (download the booklet here)
Explore more about the Junior Ranger program, become a Web Ranger, or find other fun activities at the KidsZone.
Did You Know?
The site of Leetown was a thriving community before the Battle of Pea Ridge. Leetown’s buildings were used as hospitals for the wounded on both sides. After the battle, the buildings were in such disrepair that only a handful of people returned to Leetown.