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Exploring Arkansas June 2009

Richland Creek Wilderness Falls, Arkansas Post National Memorial, Wattensaw Bayou Float
In a previous episode two waterfalls were featured in the Richland Creek Wilderness area in the Ozark National Forest near Ben Hur In this segment, several more picturesque waterfalls are explored in this same area. Arkansas Post National Memorial near Gillette was not only the site of the first European settlement in the lower Mississippi Valley, but also a Civil War battleground and Arkansas'only Revolutionary War battle site.  A float trip down Wattensaw Bayou near Hazen closes out the episode.