What to know
The Ozark Natural Science Center is located among 15,000 acres of northwest Arkansas natural beauty. The campus has 8 miles of hiking trails, and event center, and a variety of programs that can be scheduled in advance for a group. Ozark Natural Science Center is a unique residential environmental education facility, conference and retreat center. School programs from one to five days in length are available for all grades and professional development programs for teachers are offered as well. Year-round opportunities to schedule a variety of conferences, retreats, weddings, and social functions are available. Facilities include three heated/air-conditioned lodges accommodating 68 participants, indoor and outdoor multi-purpose classrooms, full food service, eight miles of hiking trails, pavilion and campfire area. ONSC is a non-profit organization with a mission to enhance the understanding, appreciation and stewardship of the Ozark natural environment.