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.
Pea Ridge NMP Announces Visitor Center Holiday Closures
The Pea Ridge National Military Park Visitor Center will be closed December 24 and December 25 for the Christmas holiday. The visitor center will re-open at 8:30am, December 26. Additionally, the visitor center will also be closed on January 1, 2013, for New Years Day and re-open at 8:30am January 2. While the visitor center is closed on these days, visitors may still drive the 7 mile tour loop from 6am until 6pm each day. Brochures are available next to the front doors.
Did You Know?
The Elkhorn Tavern served as headquarters and hospital for both the Union and Confederate armies at different times during the battle.