Due to COVID-19, the visitor center is closed until further notice. The park store remains open and a ranger is stationed out front daily to answer questions. Please check the Alerts for updated information. Due to the closure, the park cannot issue Interagency Annual, Senior, Access, or 4th Grade Passes at this time.
The Visitor Center is located 11 miles north of Hot Springs off U.S. Hwy 385, about 1/2 mile west from the highway. Do not use your GPS to find the visitor center -- you will get lost. Many GPS units locate the park visitor center north on State Road 87. The coordinates for the Visitor Center are N43 33' 22" W103 28' 38".
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Last updated: October 25, 2020