Top Ozark Mountain Family Reunion Resorts
River Ridge Inn
When you come to the River Ridge Inn, you're coming to a place that's warm, inviting, and has some of the best fishing in the Ozarks. Located right on the North Fork of the White River, your family (and even extended family) will enjoy a reunion experience unlike any you'd had before.
No other destination has the wide array of activities or the incredible fishing that the River Ridge Inn does. And that's why it's considered one of the Top Ozark Family Reunion Resorts. Once you get settled in, you won't want to waste a second before you get back outside, enjoying some aquatic activities. The onsite Fly Fishing Academy is a great option for reunions and other group events. Whether you are a seasoned veteran with numerous fishing trips under your belt, or you are tying your first fly, River Ridge Inn offers everything you need for an unforgettable event. They take care of transportation from the airport, accommodations, meals, instruction, and your professionally guided trip. Make your next reunion an event everyone in the family will be talking about for years to come.
57 River Ridge Road Norfork, Arkansas 72658
The 5,000 square foot lodge is perfect for reunions or large groups of up to 20!
Rooms include satellite television, wireless DSL, ceiling fans, and full private baths! A home away from home indeed!close
Buffalo River Outfitters
St. Joe, Arkansas
Whether you’re on a one-day outing or a multi-day trip, Buffalo River Outfitters is the destination of choice for Ozark family reunion.
Buffalo River Outfitters gives you access to all the supplies you’ll need for any Ozark excursion. High-quality canoes, kayaks, rafts, tubes and other equipment are plentiful, and are all in fantastic condition. When you’re not hitting the river, you’ll be nestled snugly in your bucolic log cabin. Cozy and full of all the modern amenities you’d expect, it’s the perfect place to relax with the family. With knowledgeable staff, they will make sure you are safe and secure as you venture out into the wilderness. Take the kids on their first horseback ride, or hiking through the surrounding trails, after a day of adventure you will be glad you have a comfortable abode to relax in.
9664 US-65, St Joe, AR 72675
Buffalo River offers float trips from March 1st until October 31st.
Remember that Arkansas State Law prohibits all glass on or near Arkansas waterways!close
Bull Shoals, Arkansas
Book your next family reunion at rustic Driftwood Resort, just off the shores of beautiful Bull Shoals Lake in the world famous Ozarks.
Take the stress out of planning your massive family reunion by giving Driftwood Resort a call. Located in Northern Arkansas, in the incredible Ozark Mountain region, Driftwood is the right choice for you and your family. The connecting units at Driftwood Resort make it the perfect destination for your next family reunion. There are a wide variety of water activities for all ages including boating, jet skiing and lake swimming. Enjoy some of the finest fly fishing in the Ozarks along the banks of the White River.
205 Pinehurst Point, Bull Shoals, Arkansas 72619
Some of the best bass, walleye and catfish angling in the state! Jet ski or relax on a pontoon boat. For an extreme thrill, dive deep and scuba!
The lake covers approximately 45,000 acres and 1100 miles of shoreline.close
Copper John's Resort
Featuring a more rustic aesthetic, Copper John's Resort is a destination for families who are serious about the outdoors, serious about their fishing, and serious about relaxing!
Copper John's Resort makes it easy to gather up your loved ones for a memorable Ozarks vacation. The beautiful natural surroundings offers you plenty of exciting adventures to enjoy with your loved ones. Catch up on each other's lives as you spend a day casting your line at the White River; teeming with brown, rainbow, brook and cutthroat, it's perfect for angler's of all ages! A lighted walkway to the water's edge lets you bask in the stunning views on a relaxing stroll. Nearby, you can explore local lakes by boat or soak up the sun at the the beaches. Onsite, unwind at the riverside deck or the tree-shaded patio. Their fire pit is a great spot to gather together at the end of the day and share stories! Plus, the resort's variety of lodging options lets you easily accommodate your whole group. Stay in fully-furnished cabins with full kitchens and televisions, or set up camp at their full hookup RV sites. Copper John's lets you bring together your family for the chance to leave behind the hustle-bustle and focus on life's simple pleasures!
469 River Road Lakeview, Arkansas 72642
As a full-service fly and tackle outfitter, Copper John's Resort can make your reunion one to remember. With fishing lessons, guide services and gear, their staff can arrange for a fun fishing adventure with your loved ones!
Related Onsite Offerings
Copper's John Resort offers a nicely equipped fly and tackle shop, and a fish cleaning station so you can enjoy a comfortable and convenient fishing trip!close
The Fisherman's Lodge
For your family reunion, experience real Southern hospitality at the Fisherman's Lodge. This two-story lodge features a built-in conference center, great room with a fully equipped kitchen, spacious guest rooms and a large party deck that's perfect for gathering together the whole group. With enough space to accommodate up to 100 people, you don't have to worry about finding room for everyone to unwind in comfort. A barbecue ring makes it easy to grill up steaks and burgers for a family cookout, or the lodge can arrange for catering services for your reunion! Like the name suggests, the lodge offers plenty of outfitting services for fishing trips on the White River. Take in the stunning views of the Ozarks as you cast your line for trophy trout! The lodge's host, David Capps, has over 30 years of qualified experience, and can help you find the best spots for your family fishing adventure!
227 Trophy Court Cotter, Arkansas 72626
Don't miss a chance to enjoy the "Fast Action" guided fishing trip. You can expect to catch anywhere from 40 to 80 rainbow trout in a single day!
The Fisherman's lodge is happy to offer fiberglass river boats as well as guide services from Capps Guide Service Inc.close
Horseshoe Canyon Ranch
Experience a taste of the Wild West on your Ozark family reunion at the Horseshoe Canyon Ranch. This Arkansas destination rests along the banks of the beautiful Buffalo National River and offers you and your loved ones a place to escape everyday life and reconnect with one another. As an authentic dude ranch, you'll have access to activities such as horseback riding, rock climbing, and one of the best zip lines in the country. Horseshoe Canyon Ranch features a selection of log pine cabins, each with air conditioning and heat, a wood-burning stove, coffee pot, microwave, and your own private porch. You can gather together your group in their spacious lodge, which offers a large fireplace, pool table, and a theater room which is perfect for a family movie viewing. A hot tub and pool are available as well, ideal for relaxing after a long day of fun!
HC 70 BOX 261 Jasper, Arkansas 72641
Don't miss a chance to canoe down the beautiful Buffalo National River. You'll be surrounded by high bluffs and tall trees. There are opportunities for scenic canoeing, hiking and many other outdoor activities.
Come and experience the joys of rustic the log cabins and daily horseback rides, then relax with family-style buffet meals!close
With 6,000 square feet of natural pine log and a stone fireplace to sit in front of on a cold night, Saddleback Lodge is the pinnacle of rustic, woodsy, and luxurious Arkansas lodging.
Look out any window at Saddleback and the only thing you’ll see is mother nature’s glory. The Ozark Mountains provide an immaculate setting for your family to reconnect and rediscover each other, and the 1500-square foot wrap-around porch will provide more than enough space. Your relatives will be impressed with the lodge’s tall vaulted ceilings, log accents, and casual lodge décor, but most of all with YOU for having chosen such a stellar resort.
HC 70, Box 32A, Ponca, AR 72670
120 acres of sheer mountain beauty
Take a scenic drive down the mountain into the Historic Boxley Valley and see the Arkansas elk herd early in the mornings or late in the evenings!close
Buffalo Outdoor Center
Established in 1976, the Buffalo Outdoor Center presents an abundance of exciting outdoor activities that are sure to make any family reunion a memorable event. This Arkansas destination is a can't miss venue for your next group get-together!
Whether you want to spread out and have a cabin to yourself, or you want the entire family to be under one roof, the Buffalo Outdoor Center can make either choice easy! The individual rooms have cabins that sleep six, while the main lodge building can accommodate up to 36! This sort of flexibility is what makes the Buffalo Outdoor Center so great for reunions. Regional activities are plentiful. Anglers will want to head straight to the Buffalo National River for its smallmouth bass. Others may want to check out an Ozark canopy tour with a zipline adventure. Arrange for a one-day canoe float trip, or pick the pace up with a kayaking excursion. Rafts are also available to rent for group whitewater rafting. Head to Steel Creek to experience one of the area's finest fishing swimming holes, or just relax in your comfortable accommodations.
1 Main Street (Hwy 43) Ponca, Arkansas 72670
Buffalo Outdoor Center is located on the banks of the Buffalo Natural River. Near the Center are great spots to catch smallmouth bass. Contrary to popular belief, the river is not a haven for trout fishing. However, just a little north of Harrison you'll find DeVito's Restaurant & Trout Farm, which stocks its clear, cold stream with rainbow trout that you can fish. You can also head to the White River, one of the nation's premier trout fisheries.
Don't miss a chance to enjoy a scenic zipline canopy tour! You'll get an incredible birds-eye view of the beautiful countryside!close
Mulberry Mountain Lodging & Events
Sprawled across 650 beautiful acres of the Ozark National Forest, Mulberry Mountain Lodging & Events is a retreat into the wilderness that will take your breath away throughout your entire family reunion. Set above the amazing resort in the Arkansas Ozark Mountains offers
Set above the amazing resort in the Arkansas Ozark Mountains offers Lodge and Cabin Rentals, an RV & Tent Campground, Convention & Reception Hall, Amphitheater, and a variety of exciting festivals throughout the year. Plan your reunion around one of these events for a little extra entertainment. If your extended family is a larger group, the main lodge building that can accommodate up to 18 people all by itself. It also has a 50-foot porch that's perfect for taking in the beautiful views! For some fun activities, you can enjoy hiking trips out into the Ozark National Forest, or you can go for a horseback ride since there's a stable right onsite! For fisherman, the nearby Mulberry River is an easy spot to cast a line for a couple hours. You may even reel in a trophy trout! Bring your ATV along with you and take advantage of miles of trails to explore at your own pace.
4117 Mulberry Mountain Loop Ozark, Arkansas 72949
A 50-foot glassed-in porch provides panoramic views of the Ozark Mountains, and with over 5,000 square-feet, the lodge can accommodate up to 18 people.
Any idea how many different species of bass there are? Well with Mulberry Mountain you're likely to catch smallmouth, largemouth, and spotted bass!close
Red Apple Inn and Country Club
Heber Springs, Arkansas
The Red Apple Inn and Country Club offers a slightly different take on the Ozark vacation featuring more of a boutique feel than other destinations on our list of the Top Ozark Family Reunion Resorts.
What's great about Red Apple Inn and Country Club is that it takes the traditional elements of a great Ozarks vacation, i.e. peace and quiet, rustic cabins, great fishing, and lots of natural beauty, and it throws in things like private balconies off your room, whirlpool tubs right in your room, and multiple swimming pools onsite! A local marina is located just three miles away, and makes it easy to enjoy an aquatic adventure on Greers Ferry Lake. Whether you are interested in boating, fishing, or just taking a dip in the cool blue water, you'll have all the equipment you need for a wet and wild day! Plus, nearby there are opportunities for golf and spa treatments, great group activities to keep everyone busy during the day. If you've got a family that can be a little demanding (Don't we all?) this might just be the place for you! It'll appeal to fishermen, golfers, nature lovers, those with a taste for the finer things, and everyone in-between!
1000 Club Road Heber Springs, Arkansas 72543
William J. Clinton Presidential Center and Park opened in 2004 and is located a short drive from Red Apple Inn and Country Club.
Related Onsite Offerings
Looking for a great meeting space? The Red Apple Inn has space for up to 100 guests!close