National Geographic will be in Arkansas conducting free workshops for the Mississippi River National Geographic Geotourism Program July 13 – 17th. This is our time to learn more about the geotourism project and how to upload our information to the
Mississippi River geotourism website at Our travels will take us to every state along the River beginning with Arkansas to teach local folks how to be part of a global tourism effort under the National Geographic banner.

Lake Village – July 17th 5:00 p.m., Lakeport Plantation, 601 AR-142

Mississippi folks are welcome to come as well.

Mississippi River Geotourism Program Project Managers:
Liz Smith, National Park Service, MRCC
Rory Robinson, National Park Service, MRCC
Terry Eastin, Mississippi River Trail Inc.