Sport hunting is permitted within the Buffalo National River. Hunting activities are balanced with continuing efforts to restore and maintain the natural environments to promote wildlife growth for future generations.
Hunting seasons, dates and regulations, and licensing requirements are determined by the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission. All hunters must be licensed according to Arkansas Game & Fish Commission regulations.
For detailed information on hunting seasons, dates and regulations for Arkansas and specific to the Buffalo National River WMA, you may access the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission website at www.agfc.com, or request a regulations brochure at any of our contact stations.
For information on the archery only hunting at Buffalo Point click here.
The following National Park Service hunting regulations ALSO apply:
In case of emergency contact the park's 24-hour dispatch, Midwest Region Ozark Communication Center (MROCC), at 1-888-692-1162.
Last updated: September 18, 2021