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The Collier Homestead at Tyler Bend

Tyler Bend State Park, Harrison, AR
+1 870-439-2502
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Interesting Place

It is a short walk from the parking lot to this 'step back in time' homestead. If you choose, you... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2017
Anniversary Trip

Great parking access! Easy walk to Collier Homestead. It's a great site to look back at what our... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2017
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“short hike” (2 reviews)
“buffalo river” (3 reviews)
“state park” (2 reviews)
Tyler Bend State Park, Harrison, AR
+1 870-439-2502
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Reviewed July 24, 2017

It is a short walk from the parking lot to this 'step back in time' homestead. If you choose, you can continue hiking to an overlook to the Buffalo National River.

1  Thank D C
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Great parking access! Easy walk to Collier Homestead. It's a great site to look back at what our forefathers had. No electricity, no running water, one fireplace to cook on and heat house. No TV, computers, cell phones, radios. Sod Collier worked the land to...More

Thank Anazeteo
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

We walked the short hike to see this! It's a very rustic home from it's time! If you're near there it's worth a stop!

Thank jww002
Reviewed May 17, 2017

The best place we enjoyed our vacation and would do it again..Our family had such an enjoyable day at Tyler Bend .

Thank raynard1
Reviewed February 16, 2017

A short hike up a trail from Tyler Bend recreational center on the Buffalo River, takes you to the Collier Homestead. It is humbling to see how folks lived just a few short decades ago.

1  Thank Kadee2
Reviewed October 24, 2016

This whole area---the Collier Homestead and the state park---are great to visit and explore. Your first stop should be the modern Visitor Center which is well designed and upscale in appearance, with beautiful wooden decks and walkways leading you to wonderful overlooks of the area....More

Thank jrsmith8
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Very sweet and nostalgic hike. Lovely old homestead. Pleasant hike for a lovely view. Peaceful. Quiet.

Thank JennieCain
Reviewed October 20, 2015

The Tyler Bend Park is a great place to stop by, camp and hike. Check out Collier Homestead than take a beautiful easy hike to lookout on the amazing Buffalo National River.

Thank 85Mick007
Reviewed July 31, 2014

A young couple hired my husband to perform a wedding here ,plus as a photographer it is a wonderful place to get some great photo.It is located in Tyler Bend State Park ,right on hwy 65 >Be sure when you are in the park to...More

4  Thank Shannan M
Reviewed February 18, 2014

This cabin is located near the river. It gives one an idea of what it was like to live in a more primitive time.

5  Thank danap765
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