Buffalo River

Best of the Midwest: Hiking the Buffalo River Trail

Best of the Midwest: Hiking the Buffalo River Trail

If you have been following the Best of the Midwest series then you might remember my post about the Buffalo National River in Northern Arkansas. Two of the best ways to explore the Buffalo National River and the surrounding Ozarks is by floating the river or by hiking the Buffalo River Trail (BRT). The Buffalo […]

Buffalo River

Best of the Midwest: Buffalo National River

The Buffalo National River is one of Arkansas’s largest draws.  Northern Arkansas’s Buffalo National River was the first national river in the U.S. and is roughly 150 miles long. The Buffalo River is home to numerous breathtaking geologic marvels hidden within the thousands of acres along and surrounding the river. Natural springs, waterfalls, caves, towering bluffs and […]

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Best of the Midwest: Hemmed-In Hollow

The tallest waterfall between the Rocky and Appalachian Mountains. Nestled in the heart of the Ponca Wilderness Area of the Buffalo National River in northern Arkansas lies the tallest waterfall between the Rocky and Appalachian Mountains. The waterfall is 209 feet tall and is situated in Hemmed-In Hollow, a small valley enclosed on three sides by […]