News Release

Buffalo Point Campground Closed Due to Storm Damage

photo of park ranger vehicle at left with large tree down on road
Trees down in Buffalo Point Campground following storm.

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News Release Date: July 21, 2018

Contact: Caven Clark, 870-365-2790

Buffalo Point Campground sustained major damage after a storm came through the area at approximately 1:30 am on Saturday, July 21. Several large trees fell down and blocked roads, brought down power lines, damaged park facilities, vehicles and RVs. Fortunately, very minor injuries were reported and all other areas of the park remain accessible and open to the public.

At the time of the press release the Buffalo Point Campground, Buffalo Point Cabins and Restaurant are closed due to a lack of electricity, sewer, and phones. Buffalo Point Campground is expected reopen on Tuesday morning. 


Photo of RV camper with fallen tree on it.
A large Sycamore tree was broken during the storm, landing on an RV camper.

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Last updated: July 21, 2018

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