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Exploring Arkansas April 2013

Mt Nebo Waterfall, Hardy, Granny
Mount Nebo near Dardanelle has always been a popular launching area for hang glider pilots. But, not too many folks are aware of the cascade and waterfall that can be explored by hiking one of the several trails. The town of Hardy boasts as being the smallest town in Arkansas with an official Main Street program. (population 720) Forty one buildings are on the National Register of Historic Places. First getting national attention in a National Geographic magazine in 1979, Eva "Granny" Henderson who lived by herself along the Buffalo National River, became everyone's granny after the article was published. During this segment, her homestead is revisited with another author who leaves behind a memorial for everyone visiting Granny's cabin.