Learn more about elk and other wildlife in Northwest Arkansas through exhibits, video presentations, & printed information at the Hilary Jones Wildlife Museum and Elk Center, located on Scenic Highway-7 at Jasper. River maps, brochures on Newton County attractions, and wildlife posters are … [Read More...]
Want to find out about the largest mammal in Arkansas? Where can you view herds of elk along the Buffalo River Valley? These questions can be answered at the Ponca Elk Education Center. The center houses an exhibit area focusing on elk ecology, wildlife and area information. The building also … [Read More...]
The Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center sits on 170 acres of land in Fort Smith that were previously part of Fort Chaffee. The building overlooks Wells Lake, a popular local fishing and picnicking destination.
Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center
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Lake Fort Smith State Park is your gateway to adventure in the natural diversity of the Boston Mountains. The park overlooks Lake Fort Smith in the rugged Boston Mountain Range of the northwest Arkansas Ozarks.
The park offers hiking and backpacking workshops, boating and kayaking courses, … [Read More...]
Along the eastern outskirts of the beautiful Arkansas River Valley stands the cone shaped peak of Pinnacle Mountain, which has been an Arkansas landmark for generations. At 1,011 feet above sea level, this popluar park is surrounded by wooded hillsides, lush lowlands, and clear … [Read More...]