Harrison Arkansas Activities
With so many things to do while you are in Harrison, it is always a good idea to plan an extra day! Visitors from all over the world agree that your time in Harrison, AR is always too short, and you will look forward to your next trip. The Buffalo National River just south of Harrison and the magnificent cave tours at Mystic Caverns and Hurricane River Caverns are just a taste of the hot spots visitors cannot get enough of while in town.
In the city limits of Harrison, the Downtown Historic District provides plenty of family fun activities, wonderful shopping, a National Historic District and walking tours, bike and hiking paths, Farmers Market, festivals, as well as, lodging, dining and entertainment options.
Outdoor adventurists and enthusiasts typically plan to visit several of the trails along the Buffalo National River, but find themselves short on time as the magnificent views and sights along the first few trails occupy more time than they anticipated. It might be wise to pack your fishing pole too! The fantastic small-mouth bass fishing along the banks of Crooked Creek and the Buffalo National River and the large-mouth bass fishing on Bull Shoals Lake have a reputation for being quick limit reaching fishing spots in Arkansas.
Not the adventurous type? Be sure to visit Boone County's own Heritage Museum. It will take you on a trip through the past and illustrate just how we became the wonderful Arkansas community we are today as well as share interesting history including the gun-down of Henry Starr, the Mountain Meadows Massacre and the Orphan Train.
Whether you are seeking an adrenaline rush rock climbing challenge or a relaxing ladies weekend getaway, Harrison, Arkansas is your Arkansas destination. If you have any questions call the CVB at 870.741.1789. We look forward to seeing you and sharing our part of paradise.