The Oldest Store in Arkansas, Oark General Store, Is Worth a Drive From Any Corner Of the State

Deep in the heart of the Ozark National Forest lies the tiny town of Oark. And in this tiny town, lies the oldest store in Arkansas. Oark General store has been around for over one-hundred years supplying provisions and groceries to the surrounding community.

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Take the drive along country roads, surround yourself with the beauty of the Ozark National Forest, and stop by the Oark General Store. With its excellent food, friendly staff, and items for sale, a drive to this iconic historic place is absolutely worth it!

Address: 117 Co Rd 5241, Oark, AR 72852, USA