Whether you’re seeking excitement, relaxation, or inspiration, you can find it all in the Ozark Mountain Region. The Buffalo River, America’s first national river is the place to start. Families and individuals can enjoy the beautiful scenery while canoeing, hiking or whizzing through the trees while zip lining. Various lakes such as Beaver have over 400 miles of shoreline with plenty of places to fish, boat, and water ski.
The regional trail system is perfect for cyclists and runners, as well as connections to great hiking, camping and even horseback riding. You can also visit the stunning botanical gardens, explore deep caverns or spend time touring historic battlegrounds and picturesque vistas from the mountain villages dotting the highways.
The Ozark Mountain region boasts an abundance of year round adventure and has something for everyone. Venture just below the surface of scenic mountains and crystal clear streams to find a breathtaking underworld of limestone caves. These hidden caverns host underground lakes and streams, crystals, fossils, and even cave creatures like blind trout and salamanders.