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Arkansas State Parks

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Arkansas
Ozark Mountains Region
Pea Ridge National Military Park
Pea Ridge National Military Park Rededication to the Elkhorn Tavern credits Stephanie Caley
Photo of Union Union artilleryman reenactors standing in front of the Elkhorn Tavern for the rededication of the building.
Pea Ridge National Military Park Park Ranger and Cannon Crew credits Stephanie Caley
Ranger Troy Banzhaf giving information about 6 lb. cannon and cannon crew.
Pea Ridge National Military Park Park Tour Road in Fall credits Sirena Evans NPS
Park tour road in the fall.
Pea Ridge National Military Park Elkhorn Tavern credits NPS Photo
Used as a field hospital during the Battle of Pea Ridge, the Elkhorn Tavern is a focal point on the Pea Ridge National Military Park.
Pea Ridge National Military Park Silent Field credits Stephanie Caley NPS
Silent Field is a photo that shows the sun setting over the golden grass of the battlefield. Men fought and died in this field, on a cold day in March of 1862.
Pea Ridge National Military Park Union Cannons credits Jackie Fry 3-10-2012
Photo of Union artilleryman reenactors standing in Coxs field firing cannons on the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Pea Ridge.
Pea Ridge National Military Park Union Infantry 150th credits Sirena Evans NPS
Photo of Union Infantrymen reenactors standing in front of the Elkhorn Tavern, with large crowd during demonstration on the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Pea Ridge. .
Pea Ridge National Military Park Sunset and Green Trees credits Stephanie Caley NPS
Photo taken at sunset showing the deep green trees.
PEA RIDGE NATIONAL MILITARY PARK
PEA RIDGE NATIONAL MILITARY PARK
15930 E Hwy 62
Garfield, Arkansas   72732
(lat:36.4438 lon:-94.0258)

Phone: 479-451-8122
Email:
On March 7-8, 1862, over 23,000 soldiers fought here to decide the fate of Missouri and was a turning point of the war in the West. The 4,300 acre battlefield honors those who fought and died on these grounds. Pea Ridge was the most pivotal Civil War battle west of the Mississippi River and is one of the most intact Civil War battlefields in the United States.


Location
Pea Ridge National Military Park is located near Bella Vista, Bentonville and Lowell


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Area Campgrounds
Beaver Lake Hide A Way Campground & RV Park
8369 Campground Circle
Rogers, AR
Area Accommodations (over 20 miles away)
Creightonhouse Lodging - Prairie Grove, AR
Cottages and Cabins
Camp in this 1 bedroom, 1 bath travel trailer. Parked in a peaceful setting just 10 miles from Devil's Den State Park, 20 miles from U of A Razorback Stadium. See web site for pictures but call for reservations. Phone 479-761-3604
31 miles from park*
Nearby Hotels
Booking.com

Directions
The entrance road is located on Highway 62, 1.3 miles east of the intersection of Highways 62 and 72. As one is driving along highway 62, watch for the brown road signs directing one to the entrance road to the parks visitor center.

Arkansas
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Arkansas State Parks

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