$120 a night for 2
(cash or check, no credit cards)

Check in  3PM
Check out  11AM

Open All Year

No smoking

No pets

We are nine miles south of Jasper on Scenic 7 Bywy

GPS:  35.919245,-93.178585

"Make sure you try our apple pancake pie for breakfast-its our speciality!!!"

The Overlook Bed and Breakfast

New Orleans Cajun hospitality will welcome you in our plantation style bed and breakfast overlooking the Arkansas Grand Canyon. "A room with a view."

Phone:  870-688-5436
GPS: 35.919245,-93.178585
Map and Directions

The Overlook Bed & Breakfast

Buffalo National River Chamber of Commerce
The Private Guest Porch
Haw Creek Falls   Directions   
GPS:  35.67769, -93.2557  (30 miles, 40 mins)
Haw Creek Falls are part of a NFS campground. They are popular photographic subjects and a nice place to witness fall color. Close enough to be combined with a trip to Pedestal Rocks, both off Scenic 7 south.
Pedestal Rocks / Kings Bluff Trail    Directions   Trail Map
GPS:  35.72458, -93.01558  (23.5 miles, 32 mins)
Two different loop trails totalling around 4 miles. Easy trails with interesting rock formations popular with nature lovers and photographers. Kings Bluff falls in season. Picnic area with restrooms. Scenic 7 South to AR 16 east, about 6 miles on south side of road. Good famly day trip. Keep kids close.

Alum Cove

    Directions   Web
GPS:  35.86041, -93.2292  (7.7 miles, 15 mins)
Short 1.1 mile hiking trail to natural bridge used by early settlers to cross seasonal creek. Vault toilets. Water in season. Picnic area with 7 tables accessible. User fees posted at self-service pay area. Operated by the Forest Service.

Glory Hole

GPS:  35.82595, -93.39737 (19.5 miles, 28 mins)
This is a popular short hike of moderate difficulty. The Glory Hole is a waterfall through the top of a cave. It is a popular destination with hikers and most serious outdoor photographers.  Fairly remote, probably best not hiked alone.

Boxley Valley Elk Herd

  (Highway 43 & 21)    Directions    Web
GPS:  35.97717, -93.40219  (28 miles, 38 mins)
Home of Arkansas' famous elk herd, arguably the most viewable in the southern US. Mornings and evenings, fall rut exceptional.

Lost Valley Hiking Trail

  (2 miles south of Ponca)   Directions
GPS:  36.00787, -93.36625  (29 miles, 43 mins)
NPS  The most popular hiking trail in the upper Buffalo River area. Barrier free stretch, suitable for families. Eden Falls, native american shelter, waterfall in cave, outstanding spring wildflowers.

Ponca Elk Education Cente

r (in Ponca)   Directions
GPS:  36.02215, -93.36141  (28 miles, 42 mins)
AGFC elk education center, nationally recognized facility.
Open daily 10 - 4:30 PM, Closed Tuesday and Wednesday
(870) 861-2432

Smith Creek Preserve

   Directions    Web
GPS:  35.93548, -93.38612  (24 miles, 34 mins)
Nature Conservency, hiking trail 500 ft. descent in 1 mile. Two track road, hiking trail, very scenic spring fed creek with outstanding spring wildflower show. Popular with photographers.  Remote.

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Buffalo National River
Scenic 7 Byway
Upper River Area

The Overlook Bed and Breakfast
Sunrise Over the Arkansas Grand Canyon
View of the Arkansas Grand Canyon
The Master Bedroom with Queen Bed
Visitor Porch at the Overlook B&B
The Overlook Bed and Breakfast
The Overlook Bed & Breakfast
Our Antique 4 Poster Queen Bed
Sunrise at The Overlook
Double Rainbow Over the Arkansas Grand Canyon
Double Rainbow over the Arkansas Grand Canyon
Arkansas Grand Canyon
Master Bedroom-- 4 poster Queen Bed
Bedroom equipped with a refrigerator, microwave,& coffee maker
Breakfast in the privacy of your room or on the porch
Private Bath with large soaking tub
Large Porch off of bedroom for relaxing, rocking , wildlife watching, eating, and sleeping
Sleeping cots provided for porch sleeping
We host and cater small weddings
Oh so beautiful, so tranquil. The perfect weekend getaway that was perfect. Woke up to a beautiful sunrise and two deer at the tree line --love it.

Debbie and Ken

Both Bob and I appreciated the gracious hospitality! You certainly have created a unique home for guests. Thanks so much or sharing your “home” with us.

Bob and Peggy

Thank you for the great stay. Our first at a B&B. Hosts, view and sunrisre great. Will tell others and give directions. Thank you again,

Ed & Diahanna

PS. Apple Pancake Pie Great!

Thank you for a wonderfully relaxing
weekend. Beautiful home, great views,tasty food, and fabulous hosts.

Ron & Pam