Kids Map

North Central

Fun-seekers should not miss North Central Arkansas! Drop a line for trout, tour underground caverns and stroll through quaint towns.

Ozark Folk Center State Park

Mountain View

Loco Ropes

Mountain View

Blanchard Springs Caverns

Mountain View

Vintage Motorcar Museum

Hardy

Miniature Museum of Merritt Tiny town tours

Mountain Home

Mammoth Spring State Park

Mammoth Spring


Ozark Folk Center State Park

Mountain View

Activities for young and old, this state park is dedicated to perpetuating the crafts, herbal wisdom and music of the Ozark Mountains. Learn how to throw a bowl, forge iron, stitch a quilt or any of more than 20 crafts demonstrated.Handcrafted goods for sale; daytime acoustic music on the craft village outdoor stage, evening shows in the auditorium featuring pre-1941 music along with special celebrity concerts scheduled throughout the year. Sixty cabins, conference center, restaurant serving home-style cooking; the park's popular fried pies are at the barbecue stand; general store/visitor center, gift shop and large herb garden. Loco Ropes offers 30-plus challenges on a high wire zip line course.

Address

Ozark Folk Center State Park
1032 Park Avenue
Mountain View, AR 72560

Phone: 870-269-3851
Toll Free: 800-264-3655
Fax: 870-269-2909


Loco Ropes

Mountain View

Multi-faceted treetop adventure with 30-plus challenges on a high wire zip line course. Family-friendly attraction. Participants swing, zip and leap from tree to tree while safely connected to a cable wire using cutting edge technology. Also Flying Pig, a dual 300-foot zip line, tower free fall, and climbing walls.

Address

Loco Ropes @ Ozark Folk Center State Park
1025A Park Ave
Mountain View, AR 72560

Phone: 870-269-6566
Alt Phone: 888-669-6717
Toll Free: 888-669-6717


Blanchard Springs Caverns

Mountain View

Guided walking tours through an active cavern system, featuring sparkling calcite formations, stalactites, stalagmites and columns. Two different trails for viewing. Wild Cave Tours available. Ranked among the 10 most outstanding in North America, it’s the only developed cave system operated by the U.S. Forest Service. Open all year, with a restricted tour schedule during the winter months.

Address

Blanchard Springs Caverns
Ark. 14 West
Fifty Six, AR 72533

Phone: 870-757-2211
Toll Free: 888-757-2246
Fax: 870-757-2675


Vintage Motorcar Museum

Hardy

Museum of transportation vehicles of days gone by, ranging from a 1908 Sears Runabout to a 1981 DeLorean; over 60 vintage vehicles displayed along with other automobile memorabilia

Address

Vintage Motorcar Museum
301 West Main Street
Hardy, AR 72542-0311

Phone: 870-856-4884
Fax: 870-856-4884


Miniature Museum of Merritt Tiny Town Tours

Mountain Home

Some 200 displays featuring 200,000 miniatures, 60 dollhouses, 60 miniature stores. One room is bakery items made from beads and buttons. Dioramas include Christmas villages, farmers markets, Native American villages, fishing camps and more. Also more than 200 original works of art, and original poems.

Address

Miniature Museum of Merritt Tiny Town Tours
402 Cranfield Road
Mountain Home, AR 72653

Phone: 870-492-5222


Mammoth Spring State Park

Mammoth Spring

One of the great natural wonders of the mid-South. Mammoth Spring flows at an average hourly rate of almost 10 million gallons of 58-degree water. The pour-off creates Spring River, popular for canoeing and trout fishing. The 1886 Frisco Depot Museum houses a museum; picnic sites, pavilion, nature trails, early hydroelectric power dam.

Address

Mammoth Spring State Park
Ark. 9 & U.S. 63 North
Mammoth Spring, AR 72554

Phone: 870-625-7364
Alt Phone: 870-625-7382
Fax: 870-625-3255