Meeting Place: Education Pavilion Near the Visitor Center
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Black bears were once so plentiful in Arkansas that our state was known as the Bear State. Join Park Interpreter Chris on this family-friendly 0.25-mile hike along the ADA accessible Ozark Plateau Trail to learn about the history, status and other “bear” necessities for this large mammal. COVID-19 SAFETY GUIDELINES ARE IN EFFECT FOR GUEST AND STAFF SAFETY. SPACE MAY BE LIMITED.