Learn more about your National Forest and
nature by joining in activities scheduled at Blanchard Springs
Recreation Area this summer! Many natural interpretive programs are
held at or near the outdoor amphitheater (close to Blanchard Springs
picnic area at the base of Sandfield Bluff) every Wednesday and Friday
at 8:30 p.m. Guided walks or hands-on programs are offered each
Thursday at 9:30 a.m. Other venues are listed in program
• Wednesday, July 18, 8:30 p.m., Amphitheater – “Wings in the
Night” – Many of us have heard the tales about bats – how they
suck blood, fly into your hair, and are generally bad news critters.
Join us for this slide program to learn the real deal on this
In the event of rain, activities may be cancelled. Blanchard Springs
Caverns is located 15 miles northwest of Mountain View, Arkansas, near
the town of Fifty Six.