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Petit Jean State Park
Located in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas, the beauty of Cedar Creek Canyon and waterfall makes this state park a favorite destination for hikers and campers.

Hiking trails lead you along forest, canyons, streams, meadows and mountainsides. Petit Jean Mountain is also home to the Museum of Automobiles, a showcase of antique and classic cars.

Fill out the answer card completely and have it stamped at the State Park office. Be sure all unit leaders sign. Submit all completed answer cards with the Award Application (Part B). Only registered scouts and scouters are eligible for the award.

Read the "Legend of Petit Jean" by Dr. T.W. Hardeson at the state park office. Wear good hiking boots. No food or water is available on the trail. Bring a canteen and a compass. Observe all warning signs in the instructions and on the trail.
     Take exit 108 off I-40 at Morrilton and travel nine miles south on Ark. 9, then go 12 miles west on Ark. 154; or from Dardanelle, travel seven miles south on Ark. 7, then go 16 miles east on Ark. 154 to the park.

1285 Petit Jean Mountain Road, Morrilton AR 72110
Park/campsite reservations call 501-727-5441
Lodge or cabin reservations 1-800-264-2462 or 501-727-5431
petitjean@arkansas.com

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