Horse Trail Closures
A section of the horse trail is CLOSED due to contract work. Contact park staff for more information.
Hiking Trail Closure
A short section of the Hiking Trails is closed due to contracted tree cuttings. Please contact park staff for more information.
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?
When Confederate General Van Dorn heard news that Curtis pushed Price out of Missouri, he set out to take personal charge of an attack on Curtis, along with Price and McCulloch. He arrived at Price’s headquarters in an ambulance, braving a severe illness resulting from falling into an icy stream.