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Things To Do

Fishing & Boating

FISHINGFishing is a popular activity in and around Lakeview!  So many fish, so little time.  Enjoy walleye, large mouth bass, crappie, catfish and gigantic stripers on Bull Shoals Lake. There are countless bass fishing tournaments in the area - just check our calendar for upcoming events.  Local marinas offer boat rentals; bring the whole family!  If you prefer the cold waters of the White River, just below the Bull Shoals dam, and minutes from Lakeview, try your hand at...

Bull Shoals White River State Park

Bull Shoals-White River State Park in Lakeview is a beautiful park lining the White River where the White River and Bull Shoals Lake meet, just below the Bull Shoals Dam. Anglers travel worldwide to fish the trout-filled waters, and campers and RV'ers love the cool temperatures the White River produces year round at the park.  There are 103 campsites along or near the river including 34 Class AAA, four Class A, 45 Class B, 20 Tent Sites with no hookups, one Rent-A-Camp, and three ...

James A. Gaston Visitor Center

Visitors don't want to miss a trip to the local James A. Gaston Visitor Center, an Arkansas Park center situated on a high point across the Bull Shoals Dam, offering a gorgeous view of the White River, Bull Shoals Dam and Bull Shoals Lake.  The Center is just 2 miles from Lakeview.See local interpretive exhibits in the 1700 square foot exhibit hall.  Learn about early inhabitants of the area, and all the creatures that live in the waters and on the land.  There is a historica...

Hiking And Trails

Enjoy nature first hand on one of the many hiking and biking trails in the area.  The closest trails are in the Bull Shoals White River State Park.  This park sits at the convergance of Bull Shoals Lake and the White River, and it's packed with scenic overlooks and trails.  Go ahead, get off the beaten path and see the Ozarks up close!More Local Trails in and around Lakeview:Big Bluff Trail ~ The first part of this loop trail is a level walk over the remains of the railroad t...

Get Involved - Clubs And Organizations

Numerous clubs and organizations meet at the Lakeview City Hall, taking advantage of the space and facility for their monthly meetings.  Ozark Woodturners - meet every third Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM in the Lloyd Travis Municipal Center, 14 Skyles Lane, Lakeview, AR.      Contact Ron Utkes, President, 870-507-0007 or Darcie Didden, V.P.  Exercise Classes - Monday, Wednesday, Friday mornings in the Lloyd Travis Municipal Center, 14 Skyles Lane, Lakeview, AR at ...