Discover Your National Wildlife Refuges

Want to impress your teachers, enrich your life, and have fun while learning? Visit a national wildlife refuge and see what refuges are doing to conserve your wildlife heritage. National wildlife refuges include many of America’s most treasured landscapes. Take

Harvest Music Festival Happening Now!

Yonder Mountain String Band hosts the Harvest Music Festival each year at Mulberry Mountain in Ozark. You’re missing out if you’re not there this weekend for great music, food, and camping. Check out the photos of this fun event!

Turner Bend Store Receives ENVY Award

The Turner Bend Store in Franklin County was named the winner of the 2013 Arkansas Environmental Stewardship Award Friday for its long-term involvement in improving the Arkansas environment. Teresa Marks, director of the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ), presented

Rent-A-Yurt at Petit Jean State Park

Looks like I missed my chance to rent a teepee at Petit Jean State Park, located near Morrilton. But now I can rent a yurt, which sounds better anyway. For many years, the park offered teepees for rent during warmer

New Hike/Camp/Kayak Adventure at Lake Ouachita State Park

This news was just sent to us from Susan Adkins, Park Interpreter at Lake Ouachita State Park in Mountain Pine. The park is now taking reservations for their new Hike/Camp/Kayak Adventure May 4-5. The adventure is designed for those interested

Wakarusa: Where Music Meets Mother Nature

Nature and the arts are intermingling big time in northwest Arkansas. Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville is the place where the visual arts and architecture blend with the beauty of the landscape. And Wakarusa, celebrating its 10th