Fall is prime elk-watching season in upper Buffalo River country, with big bulls battling and bugling for herd supremacy! Fall rut lasts into late October / early November, so now's the time to catch these magnificent creatures in peak action. Learn more about the elk and prime viewing times at this link.
Our highly popular zip line canopy tour is now open. It's a marvelous adventure for families, couples and groups ooking for a unique way to experience Buffalo River country. We repeatedly get high marks all the way around for this activity, which is suitable for ages 10+. To learn more about the Buffalo River Canopy Tour, including current tour schedule, visit this web page: BOC's Zip Line Adventure. To book reservations, call us at 870-861-5514 in advance of your stay to assure tour availiability. Or, see us in the office upon arrival.
Stretch your legs and take in Arkansas' finest trail scenery on one of the many stellar hiking trails in upper Buffalo River country. Spring is one of our favorite seasons for hiking. Visit our Top Hiking Trails page for information about some of the upper national park's most beloved trail adventures, including trailhead directions and downloadable maps!
Love spa services? We do, too, which is why we've created a special little place at BOC called Riverstone Spa. It's the litte spa with the big difference, featuring services that include perks like hot stones and premium essential oil aromatherapy---things you'd be charged extra for at many spas. You'll love our luxe, comfy massage table and flannel linens, not to mention our wonderfully cushy face cradle---no hard pressure on those sinuses! Plus, your licensed massage therapist is someone we've carefully screened for skill and personality. All together, it's a wonderful new way to relax in Buffalo River country, as well as one of Arkansas' best spa secrets! Ask our office staff (870-861-5514) for assistance with booking a service. To learn about our current spa services, click here!
You asked for it, we listened! BOC is now home to hearty handcrafted sandwiches made from all-natural meats, quality cheeses and veggies and super delicious, locally baked Neighbor's Mill breads. Going on a river picnic, float trip or hike? Let us make lunch planning easy with sandwich meals that will satisfy any adventurous appetite. Click here for our menu of deli creations!
Saddle up, pardner, as even in fall and winter, the friendly folks at Rimrock Cove Ranch are ready to take you on a leisurely trail ride through their piece of pretty Ozark Mountain countryside. Just give them a call at 870-553-2556 to book great fun with a 4-legged friend on a pretty trail during your trip to Buffalo River country!
Explore underground wonders at Mystic Caverns, where the folks are nice and the below-the-surface scenery is gorgeous. This is a terrific family activity, as well as one ideal for a hot mid-day adventure thanks to the caves' pleasing, cooler temperatures. Mystic Caverns is located just 30 minutes from Ponca on Hwy 7 between Jasper and Harrison. (Please note that Mystic Caverns is closed on Sundays and certain times during the winter. Visit their website at the link above for current hours.)
BOC is an authorized canoe concessioner of the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.