Buffalo Point Campground – Yellville AR

Description

The Buffalo Point Campground is the largest NPS campground on the Buffalo National River. It was originally an Arkansas State Park before being assumed by the National Park Service. The historically significant park and cabins were built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) before WWII. Cabins are perched on a tall bluff top with magnificent views of the lower Buffalo River. There is a Ranger Station, hiking trails including the famous Indian Rockhouse, and many interpretive programs. Buffalo Point is a very popular facility, reservations are recommended.

Source notes

The Civilian Conservation Corps in Arkansas, 1933-1942 By Sandra Taylor Smith

http://buffaloriveronline.com/camping_top_IV.html

Project originally submitted by Andrew Laverdiere on July 11, 2017.

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Location Info


Co Rd 647
Yellville, AR 72687

Coordinates: 36.073882, -92.564633

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