Labor Day Holiday, September 2023, Mountain Home
WE URGE YOU TO CALL BEFORE YOU PLAN ON GOING TO THESE WONDERFUL PLACES.
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EXPERIENCE THE OZARKS ON LABOR DAY WEEKEND!
September 1st to the 4th 2023
Here are some places to visit and fun things to see this Labor Day Weekend in the beautiful Mountain Home Area.
LOCO ROPES ADVENTURE MOUNTAIN VIEW, ARKANSAS
1 hour drive south of Mountain Home Arkansas on Hwy 5 south. We're open from 10am - 5pm, 7 days a week, March 1st - November 30th, closed for Easter and Thanksgiving, for a ride on the Flying or Screamin’ Pig ZipLine, the HotShot FreeFall, or to climb Planks Peak. To time your visit when our Loco Crew are onsite ready to facilitate your treetop adventure on the Loco Lines, check our booking schedule for availability, or give us a call at (870) 269-6566.
LOCATED OFF HWY 5 SOUTH AT THE BASE OF THE NORFORK DAM & WHITE RIVER
Visit the Norfork National Fish Hatchery, the #1 tourist attraction in Baxter County. Nestled deep in the Ozarks, next to the Norfork River and Norfork Lake Dam, the Norfork Hatchery is home to 2.5 Million Brown, Rainbow and Cutthroat Trout that are stocked annually into Arkansas waterways. It is also home to Dry Run Creek, touted by many as one of the most prestigious fishing streams in the country for kids under the age of 16 and the mobility impaired. Designed for ultimate fish habitat and growth, Dry Run Creek is open year round to anglers and hosts many fishing events and school field trips each year. Children not only have the chance to learn more about our trout, but also have a great opportunity to fish for the monsters that lurk in the depths.
James A. Gaston Visitor Center
153 Dam Overlook Lane Bull Shoals, AR 72619 Phone: 870-445-3629
Located at the Bull Shoals Dam White River in Bull Shoals Arkansas. The $4.7-million center is an environmental education learning center and features interpretation of the river, dam and lake, and their histories. State-of-the-art interpretive exhibits are in the lobby, along with a gift shop and Jon Boat Theater and Exhibit Hall, a 1,720-square-foot area filled with images of the river, lake and dam. An observation tower, gift shop, plus two classrooms and park offices are also a part of the center. There are several spots on the exterior that offer beautiful views of Bull Shoals Lake and the Dam.Places to sit outside and enjoy the open air.The gift shop is wonderful with lots of souvenirs to take home to remember your visit. Many displays to enrich your understanding of our Ozark Mountain area and the rich history dating back to the Stone Age. Please include this wonderful experience the next time you visit with us in Bull Shoals Arkansas!
Also located just off Hwy 5 South Mountain View, Arkansas. Can hardly be described in words! You must visit the caves to truly understand and appreciate their beauty. Entering the world of the underground is always a thrilling experience. We hope this site helps to showcase some of the wonderful and majestic sights you’ll see. There are three different tours offered at the caverns; the Dripstone Trail, the Discovery Trail, the Discovery in the Dark Headlamp Tour and the caverns' newest trail, the Wild Cave Tour. Led by knowledgeable Forest Service Guides, the tours wind through water-carved passages, including an underground river and the world’s largest flowstone. Each trail is a little different in intensity and visitors should be aware of each trail they decide to take. CALL FOR HOURS OF OPERATION 1-870-757-2211