James Ranch Hare Scramble at Pocahontas, Arkansas

Mark your calendar for this weekend on the beautiful Eleven Point River for the Hare Scramble August 5 & 6th.

This Motocross event is a dead engine start with a long, short and kids course classes. Gate fee is $5 with kids 6 and under free. Practice begins Saturday at 2 pm till 6 pm. Primitive camping is available, and lodging, call for details at 870-897-4464.

Ice and concessions will be available Saturday and Sunday. For information about the fees see the attached poster and other general information.

The James Ranch is located at 51 James Ranch Road, Pocahontas, AR. From the junction of Hwy. 62 and Hwy. 67 in Pocahontas, head west on Hwy. 62 for 4 miles, turn right onto Hoelscher Lane heading north for 1.7 miles, to Old Ferry Lane. Turn Left heading west on Old Ferry Lane for 2.2 miles to James Ranch Road. Turn left and follow the signs.

Don’t miss this fun packed weekend, you and the family will have a blast watching this fast pace action packed Motocross Hare Scramble. This Motocross race in Pocahontas Arkansas is sure to be a fun event for you to enjoy. Make plans now to attend and bring your friends or family! You and the family or friends can camp and enjoy this beautiful facility right on the banks of the beautiful Eleven Point River.

Visit www.jamesranch.biz for more information.


Cathy Drew is a life long resident of the region that she loves to promote! As a matter of fact, she was born in Downtown Batesville in the late ’60s in one of the eight counties she now loves to encourage people to visit.
Drew is married to her husband of 27 years, Jeff Drew. Jeff and Cathy have a son, Jonathon (Jon) Drew and his wife Devyn Stewart and can’t leave out her grandson Jase Drew. Of course Drew can’t skip the other part of her family, the pets! Lady Bird (a stray that was welcomed into their home June 2012) and of course Howard – the puppy was compliments of Lady Bird shortly after arrival at the Drew home. They also have Kasha which Cathy inherited when your mother passed in 2016 and they adopted Bullet a stray in November of 2016 and the newest arrival Bullet a stray adopted into the family.

Drew, part of Ozark Gateway Region since 1990 while working at the ad agency (The Media Market Inc.) for the association where she helped produce their annual tabloid publication. She began work as the director of the Ozark Gateway Region June, 2000.