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The Confluence: Where Two Rivers Meet

The Confluence: Where Two Rivers Meet Water—its vitality, its power, its tranquil allure—is an abundant resource in theOzarks. Our area receives about 48 inches of rain each year, so it’s no wonder thatwater-based recreation is so embedded in the economy ...

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A Superlative Expedition: The Buffalo’s Tallest Bluff

If you have done much hiking or paddling through the Ponca Wilderness of Buffalo National River www.nps.gov/buff, chances are good that you have admired magnificent Big Bluff—purportedly the tallest bluff on the Buffalo River. Well, if superlatives are what you seek in ...

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