Everyone In Arkansas Must Visit This Epic Natural Spring As Soon As Possible
Are you thinking about visiting a waterfront soon? Maybe planning on driving to a river or lake to unwind? Well, forget those for just a moment and consider a wonderful waterfront alternative—a natural spring that becomes both a lake and a river. Where can you find one of those, you ask?
Why, in the town of Mammoth Spring, of course. Mammoth Spring the town is named after Mammoth Spring the spring, which happens to be the largest spring in Arkansas and the second largest in the Ozark Mountains. With its gorgeous dam and awe-inspiring flow rate, it’s no wonder that they built both a town and a state park around it.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Have you been to Mammoth Spring yet? Tell us about it in the comments!
J.B. Weisenfels has lived in rural Arkansas for three decades. She is a writer, a mom, and a graduate student. She is also an avid collector of tacky fish whatnots, slightly chipped teapots, and other old things. In her spare time she enjoys driving to the nearest creek to sit a while. If you were to visit her, she'd try to feed you cornbread.
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