Past Meets Present
The earliest scientific expedition to these hot springs was by William Dunbar and Dr. George Hunter in 1804. Find out how they lived and traveled with History Helpers living historians. How can you light a fire without a match or lighter? How did they go upstream in their boat? What did they find?
A badminton net will also be set up nearby. Try your hand at this recreational pastime from years gone by.
Into the Woods
Learn how to use a compass to find your way in the outdoors. Try a simple orienteering course.
Arkansas National and State Parks
Find out about other national parks in the state as well as Arkansas State Park system.
Many parks have rock and mountain climbing opportunities. Try your hand with the climbing wall.
ASL Interpreters will be present throughout the day.
Last updated: April 10, 2015