• Elkhorn Tavern, Federal Provost Marshal Headquarters and Field Hospital Used by Both Armies

    Pea Ridge

    National Military Park Arkansas

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  • HORSE TRAIL CLOSURE

    A section of the Horse Trail is CLOSED. Contact park staff for more information.

  • HIKING TRAIL CLOSURE

    A short section of the Hiking Trails is CLOSED. Please contact park staff for more information.

Fees & Reservations

ENTRANCE FEES

$5.00 per person (see details below) - 7 days

$5.00 per motorcycle - 7 days

$10.00 per vehicle - 7 days

$20.00 per person - annual pass

Details

A $5.00 permit is required per person over the age of 15. Frequent visitors may wish to purchase the Annual permit which is good for the card holder for one year from the date of purchase.

 

COMMERCIAL FEES

Same as entrance fees.

Details

All commercial tours must make arrangements at least two weeks in advance as to arrival, departure, fees, and numbers. Fees are per person.

 

EDUCATION FEES

Free with Approved Fee Wavier

Details

School groups need to make reservations at least two weeks prior to their visit. A fee waiver application must be submitted along with a letter of request on the school/institution's letterhead requesting and explaining the reasons for the educational visit. Talks or guided tours must be reserved in advance and are subject to availability of staff. Please see the For Teachers section for the form and more information.

 
Please see the Permits page if you would like information on Special Use Permits, Video/Photography Permits and/or other permits for access to the park.

Did You Know?

Stand Watie, Cherokee General at the Battle of Pea Ridge

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.