Park Purpose

The purpose of the Buffalo National river is to preserve, conserve, and interpret a clear, clean, free-flowing river and its Ozark mountain setting of deep valleys, towering bluffs, wilderness, and pastoral landscapes. it is not one single quality, but the combination of natural, scenic, cultural, and scientific features that are protected for the benefit and enjoyment of present and future generations.

Management Documents

Park Legislation
PDF (18 kb)

Superintendent's Compendium 2017
PDF (9 kb)

Last updated: April 20, 2017

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Harrison, AR 72601


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