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Buffalo River

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Lovely weather awesome atmosphere love to visit again and again. Awesome place for Couple and with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Beautiful area in fall

We arrived in late fall when the river was down so we opted to canoe the White River instead. We... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Scenic river with dramatic bluffs towering overhead.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely weather awesome atmosphere love to visit again and again. Awesome place for Couple and with friends.

Thank Vibhanshu21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived in late fall when the river was down so we opted to canoe the White River instead. We did however enjoy hiking along the Buffalo River, the Indian Rockhouse trail is really something to see. There are numerous water features along the way...More

Thank holicow
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Me and a couple of good buddies went out and camped on the river for a few days. We hiked about 40 miles on the weekend and just enjoyed some quality time. It was beautiful and the weather was perfect. Looking forward to another trip!

Thank Marcus H
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Wife and I went on a float and had a great time. We brought our own kayaks and had a wonderful outing. It was so clean and pristine. Water was very refreashing to jump into on a hot day as well. I was told that...More

1  Thank Sean M
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

My family and I went on a hiking trip through the Ponca Wilderness Area. After visiting Hemmed-in Hollow, we decided to see the famous Buffalo River. The river was placid and serene while we were there. It seemed to be a great place to stop...More

Thank LizzyMarie23
Reviewed 18 September 2016

we stayed there 9/16 thru 9/17 2016. campers beware. this place is AWFUL. my party of three were totally discusted with this cabin. it was filthy, we literally found a dog feces behind the sofa, and it had been there awhile. the rest of the...More

4  Thank charliec125
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I go there every year for canoeing or kayaking! It's also a great place to hike and I've seen lots of horseback riding in the area. There is a lot of history in that region with old cabins and homeplaces that are open to the...More

1  Thank jww002
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Pictures really don't do this place any justice. It is just beautiful. If you are going to canoe, I recommend either taking the longer trip (ours was 10 miles) or going on a week day. We went on a Saturday from Baker's Ford to Gilbert....More

2  Thank Cori A
Reviewed 31 July 2016

If you are in the area you must float the Buffalo River! The Buffalo River guide services offer canoe rentals and shuttle service. The bus ride back is an experience in itself...Mr Toad's Wild Ride! So much fun! It is a scenic beautiful float. You...More

1  Thank liveasyridehard
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I stayed at Mt Nebo and rook a day trip to the Buffalo River. We drove a little past Jasper and found a place where we could get in and go swimming. It was sooooo beautiful! The water was clean and clear...More

2  Thank sandihall77
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