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.
Major General Earl Van Dorn
Major General Sterling Price
Commander, Price's Division (Missouri State Guard),
Army of the West
Brigadier General Benjamin McCulloch
Brigadier General James McIntosh
Commander, McIntosh's Cavalry Brigade
Brigadier General Albert Pike
Commander, Pike's Indian Brigade
Colonel Louis Hebert
Commander, Hebert's Infantry Brigade
Colonel Stand Watie
Did You Know?
Pea Ridge was the only major Civil War battle in which Indian troops participated. Almost 1,000 Cherokee made up two Confederate regiments, with Cherokee Stand Watie as their Colonel. The Indian Brigade joined McCulloch’s division.