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"Preserving where history happened at Saline Crossing (the first pioneer settlement, circa 1815, in Saline County, Arkansas)"

Join us

We are a not-for-profit, IRS 501(c)(3) foundation chartered in Arkansas. All members and officers are volunteers, serving without pay.

Membership is open to the public by either an annual fee of $25 or a lifetime fee of $100.

Supporting Memberships are:

SILVER.....................$ 250.00

GOLD........................$ 500.00

PLATINUM..............$ 1000.00

Our Vision

The mission of Saline Crossing Regional Park & Recreation Area Inc., is to restore and preserve the Old River Bridge, circa 1891, at the historic Saline Crossing site where the Southwest Trail (Military Road) crosses the Saline River; to develop safe, serviceable, and appropriate public access to the Saline River and the historical area; to create a regional park and recreation area along the Saline River; and to promote appreciation for the historical and ecological significance of both Saline Crossing and the Saline River.

Meeting Times


2nd Tuesday of the month 6pm

No meeting in November or December 


Benton Chamber Of Commerce

607 N Market St

Benton, AR 72015

-- Always open to the public -

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