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Buffalo National River, Harrison

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  • The Buffalo National River Park is the perfect place to leave the city behind and enjoy the outdoors. Quiet hiking with beautiful vistas, waterfalls, and trails.  more »
  • My husband and I took both of our golden retrievers to Ponca this past weekend. We stopped at the low water bridge to walk around. Our 10 year old golden was is sensitive to heat so I let her off her ...  more »
  • The Buffalo River and the surrounding area boasts some of the most beautiful scenery I can imagine. There are so many different natural treasures to be seen in this area. There are parts of the area t...  more »
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  • A national treasure. The upper Buffalo is beautifully scenic wilderness setting for enjoying the great outdoors. Enjoy picturesque bluffs like those wrapping around Steel Creek, canoe or kayak to Kyle's landing. I recommend stopping mid-float for an easy one-mile hike from the river to the waterfall in Hemmed-In Hollow.
  • Very beautiful sight! It's so nice to relax here. I highly recommend it if you've never explored a river.
  • There are so many wonderful things to say about this place. Fishing is spectacular, the views are amazing, the water is as clear as you can imagine, and you can camp pretty much anywhere along the river. You can also do long distance backpacking along the gorgeous trial that rubs adjacent to the river. This park is worth the drive.
  • This place is sacred and calling it beautiful simply doesn't do it justice. The first official National River is my favorite national park.
  • Love this place. Had a blast here. If you are looking for rental lone river had better prices. Be advised that the sections from Ponca to steel Creek tend to be too low but steel Creek to Kyle's is more then enough for most people. If it's sunny bring sunscreen! And definitely make the hike to lone Valley you won't regret it.