9 days in Ozark Mountains Itinerary

9 days in Ozark Mountains Itinerary

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Fly to Springfield Branson National Airport, Drive to Cotter
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Cotter
— 4 nights
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Ponca
— 4 nights
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Cotter

— 4 nights
Cotter is a city in Baxter County, Arkansas, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Harrison (Buffalo National River, Hurricane River Cave, &more). Spend the 14th (Tue) exploring nature at Big Spring Park. There's much more to do: cast your line with Cotter Trout Dock Guided Trout Fishing Tours, head outdoors with Papa Bill's White River Trout Guide Service, see human ingenuity at work at Bull Shoals Dam, and explore the activities along Bull Shoals Lake Boat Dock.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Cotter road trip tool.

Houston to Cotter is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Houston in September; daily highs in Cotter reach 84°F and lows reach 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Ponca.

Things to do in Cotter

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Ponca

— 4 nights
Ponca is known for trails, museums, and adventure. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: trek along Hawk's Bill Crag / Whitaker's Point Trailhead, stroll through Arkansas Grand Canyon, identify plant and animal life at Indian creek Trail, and make a trip to Spring Street Arts.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Ponca day trip app.

Drive from Cotter to Ponca in 1.5 hours. In September in Ponca, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 59°F at night. On the 18th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ponca

Parks · Museums · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip