This Beloved Arkansas River Will Become The Very First Dark Sky Park In The South

There’s no doubt that the Buffalo National River is one of Arkansas’ most treasured gems. After all, the country’s first national river has endless trails, beautiful campsites, and the best lazy float in the world (okay so we’re a little biased). The river will soon have a new title as Arkansas’ first Dark Sky Park. Let’s gaze up at the stars and learn more about the importance of this new honor.

Isn’t that neat? Share your thoughts on the new dark sky park with us in the comments below! You can always share your Buffalo photos (day or night with us in 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.