View A Wild Elk Herd In Boxley Valley For A Magical Experience In Arkansas
As fall weather continues to roll into the Natural State that also means it’s time to plan a visit to Boxley Valley. Just south of Ponca, this valley is one of the best places to view Arkansas’ wild elk herd. Take a road trip or a plan a weekend camping trip for a chance to see these majestic creatures.
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Are you ready to see the elk this year? Have you made the trip into a family tradition? Share your Arkansas elk stories with us in the comments below!
Some of these captures came from the members of our Facebook group, Arkansas Nature Lovers. You should join for your chance to be featured and to discover why there’s nothing better than Arkansas’ stunning nature.
Arkansas native, Carol Ann Carson, has written for OnlyInYourState for two years now. She resides in Western Arkansas' Mountain Frontier but calls NWA home as well. The graduate of University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, Carol Ann earned her B.A. in English and will soon be pursing her M.A. in Library Science. She loves exploring the trails around the Buffalo National River and has yet to find a waterfall that wasn't her favorite.
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