Guided Day Hikes:  3-person minimum, 9-person maximum, $10 per person

Come with us for a two-hour adventure into Bear Hollow.  During the hike, you are guided along a trail with an ONSC Teacher Naturalist. You are immersed in a variety of natural science topics including geology, water quality, life cycles, and much more. Hikes include opportunities for discovery, investigation and reflection that help hikers understand the natural world. 


Ready to Schedule a Guided Hike?

Step 1: Choose your trail and check out with PayPal. Note: you do not need a PayPal account in order to check out - you can opt to use a credit card.


​Step 2: Contact our Program Manager, Renee Valentine, by email or call 479-202-8340 to schedule your hike!

Trail options and topics covered during each hike:


Creekside - Water science, Forestry and Succession, Geology with Paleo Paints Face Painting


Bluff Shelter - Geology, Native American and Ozark History, Creek and Split Rock, Forestry


Rookard House & Yarbrough Cabin - Creek, spring house and pond visit for Water Science, Ozark History and Architecture, Nature reclaiming her own, secondary uses for abandoned sites for living creatures, Forestry and Botany


Boti - Glade and Meadow, Geology, Forest and Succession, Hoo Doo Rock and Wishing Rock


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    The Ozark Natural Science Center is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) residential field science education center located in Northwest Arkansas.

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    1905 Madison 1305
    Huntsville, AR  72740