Travel Blogs from Ponca
... liked these trails better than Hawksbill Crag.
Alum Cave Natural Bridge
Getting here requires taking "The Twisted Lady Route," which is named in honor of the famous outlaw Belle Starr who was known as “the Twisted Lady.”
History Lesson: Belle used the old mountain trail that is now Highway 327 to visit her ...
... the Buffalo River Outfitters. Be sure to follow the signs all the way to Camp Orr Boy Scout Camp--no signs on road for the falls.
Low Gap Café (Hwy-74)
Great porch overlooking the mountains; lots of cute canoe decorations.
Burger & fries, fantastic; chicken fettuccini, very good.
Hummingbird pie ...
... delicious for breakfast.
Bread basket has "nibblers" of the different breads--so good.
Philly cheesesteak on asaigo cheese bread, fantastic;
chicken salad sandwich on woodstock bread and potato bacon soup, very good.
Couldn't resist their homemade desserts--good chocolate gnash cake; hard to believe they were out of bread pudding.
Poured rain ...
... no protection from the wind up here, and most of the trees have already had their tops broken off by the ice storm a few years past. Camping here was key to making an early resupply run to the post office 1.5 miles down the road the next morning.
Day 10: 16 miles
We set out down the road for our resupply at the post office and within 1/10 of a mile a kind gentleman picked us up and ran us to and from the post office! Yes! ...
My husband and I were on a "quick weekend" drive through the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas (definitely want more time next time to relax and enjoy the beautiful countryside here)...and we happened across this gem of a town...
In the middle of the courthouse square is the Courthouse!!! On all four sides there are shops and stores and a ...
Other places to stay in Ponca
Ark. 43, Ponca | Lodgefrom $750