Things To Do
A hub for your adventures.
The Buffalo National River
Experience canoeing, fishing, accessible the early spring floating on the upper river and summer floating on the middle river. It's just 60 miles to Cotter for trout fishing in the White River as well, local shuttle service and canoe rental available.
Our area has more hiking trails than any other section of the river and there are additional trails in the National Forest. See the most photographed rock in Arkansas, Hawksbill Craig: the awesome Pedestal Rocks, rock climber's favorite Sam's Throne; beautiful Lost Valley and more.
Eureka Springs, AR
Looking for crafts, shows, and unique shops? A day trip to Eureka Springs, a Victorian spa city, can include attractions like The Great Passion Play and the narrow gauge railroad. It's just a pleasant hour's drive, tour the famous Crescent Hotel, and the church entered through the dome, enjoy fine dinning and see the turn of the century homes and buildings
The hub of activity with shops, restaurants and grocery stores ready to serve you. The Ozarks are brimming with a variety of activities and adventure where fun and hospitality abound. We're just 1 mile east of Jasper, and 19 miles from Harrison.
Has great musical shows and is an easy driven you can choose from country music, gospel, and comedy shows by some of the biggest names in the business.
Another good day trip to see the famous Bass Pro Shop with it's wildlife exhibits.
Miles of old roads and Forest Service trails and roads are open to bike riders
Reader's Digest calls Arkansas Highway 7 one of the top ten scenic drives in America. Be sure to take your camera for some breathtaking mountain top views.
We have 3 wilderness areas nearby; the upper Buffalo, Ponca, and Richland.
Crafts & Antique Shops
Local shops offer a variety of crafts and antiques at a very reasonable price, or try a day trip to Silver Dollar City for shows, crafts and family fun.
Explore on you own at recreation areas like Lost Valley or Hurricane River Cave.
You'll find them here in the Ozarks, the same functional, beautiful furniture, quilts, baskets, and toys.
Explore many locations for multi-day float trips, depending on how long you want to stay. Canoe, kayak and raft rentals are available at Outfitters.
There are golf courses in Harrison, Diamond City, Bull Shoals and Huntsville.
Elk Capitol of Arkansas by proclamation of the governor, and you can enjoy seeing the herd at many locations along the Buffalo River. We'll help you select a spot for elk viewing. We also have a wonderful variety of other wildlife. Exploring Newton County is an adventure.
Close enough to Bull Shoals Lake for an easy day trip to enjoy boating and fishing there.