The first National River to be designated in the United States, the
Buffalo River flows 153 miles through the tranquil forests and dramatic
sandstone and limestone bluffs of the Ozarks. National Geographic’s
Trails Illustrated map of Buffalo National River West combines unmatched
detail with helpful information to offer an invaluable tool for making
the most of your visit to one of the few remaining undammed rivers in
the lower 48 states. Created in partnership with local land management
agencies, this expertly researched map includes sections of the river
from the Upper Buffalo Wilderness and the Ozark National Forest, through
Boxley Valley to the Little Buffalo River, then through to Woolum.
of popular hiking and horse trails will help you choose the route
that’s right for you. The clearly marked trails include mileages between
intersections. Handy river mileage and services charts are included as
well. The Ozark Highlands and Arkansas Scenic 7 byways are noted for
those wishing to take in the scenery by car. The map base includes
contour lines and elevations for summits and passes. Some of the many
recreation features include interpretive trails, campgrounds,
trailheads, river access, waterfalls, horse camps, and scenic areas.
Information on caves, canoeing and water safety, recreational
activities, and more will help guide you in exploring all the region has
Every Trails Illustrated map is printed on
"Backcountry Tough" waterproof, tear-resistant paper. A full UTM grid is
printed on the map to aid with GPS navigation.
Other features found on this map include: Buffalo
National River, Ozark National Forest, Reeves Mountain, Turner Ward
Knob, Upper Buffalo Wilderness.
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