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Featured: Ozark Gateway Tourist Council

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Kayaking is popular along our many waterways....
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Miles of rivers await your arrival....
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Create a memorable experience along our waterways....
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Experience the Ozark Mountains on a treetop adventure....
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Enjoy a canoe trip along the Spring River....
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Head to Jamestown Crag in Batesville for the only sport climbing crag in northeast Arkansas....
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Take in the beauty at Mirror Falls....
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Fishing is popular on our lakes, streams and rivers....
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Take a tour of Blanchard Springs Caverns....
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Trout is a popular catch throughout the Ozark Gateway region....
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A living cave, Blanchard Springs Caverns is located within the Ozark National Forest....
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Artisans demonstrate, create and sell handmade items in the Craft Village at Ozark Folk Center State...
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Experience local artisans and their crafts at Ozark Folk Center State Park....
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Guitar Walk in Walnut Ridge is a popular destination....
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Celebrate The Beatles in Walnut Ridge....
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Cherokee Village celebrates pie at the annual Arkansas Pie Festival....

What to know

A region defined by its natural beauty, enriched by the creativity and generosity of its residents, and enjoyed by thousands of visitors each year. Our region covers eight unique counties, each with its own history, heritage, events, and attractions.

From spontaneous jam sessions on a courthouse square in the Ozarks to the scenic beauty and rich heritage of the Delta, the region is dotted with activities for the whole family. Our towns offer an eclectic selection of museums, shops, art galleries and restaurants. Outdoor enthusiasts have a variety of rivers, lakes and streams to choose from plus plenty of hiking and mountain biking trails, caves and caverns and beautiful camping areas.

The Ozark Gateway region is a special place where nature and culture, work and play, young and old exist in perfect harmony.


453 Batesville Blvd
Batesville, AR 72503