Make plans to travel the Ozark Gateway Region of North Arkansas soon! The region is packed with great places to visit or who knows, you might want to spend the rest of your life in the area!

The region has eight wonderful counties which include: Fulton, Independence, Izard, Jackson, Lawrence, Randolph, Sharp and Stone. The eight counties are filled with great vacation activities whether you are looking for a place to kick back on the banks of a beautiful river or stream and fish or you might want to rent a boat and venture out for a fun fishing trip. There are fun places to rent a canoe or raft and enjoy a lazy day floating and having fun with the family.

If you are not interested in outdoor activities you might want to enjoy an evening of music! The region is packed with great places to enjoy free music or you could attend one of the area’s music theaters and have a fun time tapping your toes to the beat! There is also a fun dinner theatre in Pocahontas that has been compared to Broadway, so check out our website at and find a fun attraction that fits your style!

Don’t forget about the wonderful restaurants the region offers! You can travel all eight counties and find scrumptious places to dine! You can enjoy a great catfish dinner while watching the water roll down one of the beautiful rivers! You might like to dine in one of downtown districts where you will find many fun activities.

Don’t forget about fun places like Blanchard Springs Caverns just outside of Mountain View! The caves nestled in the Ozark Mountains will leave you breathless! The natural beauty of the cave is unbelievable and a place you should make plans to visit! You might like to swing from the trees and the perfect place to do this is at Loco Ropes at the Ozark Folk Center in Mountain View.

The region offers wonderful places to spend the day shopping! Whether you would enjoy seeing wonderful items crafters have made or you might enjoy shopping a unique boutique, the region offers something for everyone!

You could spend the day on the golf course and have we got great places to golf or what! The region has several challenging courses that will keep you coming back time and time again!

When the day is over and you enjoyed traveling, shopping or even fishing one of the rivers such as the White River or Spring River you may want to spend the night and relax! The region has wonderful lodging facilities you will love! Whether you want a quaint cabin on top of a mountain or would rather stay in a nice hotel the region is filled with great lodging facilities.

Don’t forget about the 6 fun Arkansas State Parks the area offers. Lake Charles State Park, Jacksonport State Park, Powhattan State Park, Mammoth Spring State Park, Ozark Folk Center State Park and Davidsonville Historic State Park are filled with fun activities the family will enjoy.

For a complete list of fun activities or great place to relocate, call 1-800-264-0316 or visit