Things to See & DoThings to See & Do around Mount Ida Arkansas

Lake Ouachita Shores Resort, Inc.

Lake Ouachita Shores is one of the most beautifully located resorts on Lake Ouachita (Wash-i-ta) and is surrounded by the Ouachita National Forest. It is one of the cleanest lakes in the nation, over 30 miles long, and has a surface area of 40,000 acres. Excellent for fishing (many varieties), swimming, boating, diving, hiking and […]

Real Earth Creations

Our rock shop is in the heart of “Crystal Country” in Mount Ida, Arkansas. We  specialize in quartz crystal and other minerals from the Mount Ida area and across Arkansas.  We also have a significant collection of rocks and minerals from across the Americas and around the globe, including petrified woods, fossils, agates and jaspers […]

Ouachita River Haven Resort

Beautiful Cabins and Campgrounds conveniently located near Mt. Ida, Hot Springs and Mena, Arkansas, on the banks of the Ouachita River.  Let your outdoor recreation start here with easy access to the Ouachita River for canoeing, kayaking, swimming, and fishing.  Hiking and Mountain Biking opportunities abound with the nearby “Epic IMBA” Womble Trail,  Lake Ouachita […]

Camp Ozark

Camp Ozark is a Christian camp, founded on Christian principles and owned and operated by Christian families.  Camp Ozark is committed to assisting families in developing and nurturing their children, through “Values Based Camping.” Each summer over 6500 kids choose to spend a session or more at the incomparable Camp Ozark — 400 acres of […]

Ouachita Artists Gallery & Studio

Whether you just want to look, get a special gift (perhaps for yourself), or just learn how to do it yourself, the Ouachita Artists Gallery & Studio will fit the bill. Located on the square in downtown Mount Ida, the gallery and studio features the work of local artists and craftspersons with a variety of […]

Collier Creek Crystals

Family owned and operated Quartz mining company since 1969 in the Ouachita Mountains.  Specializing in absolutely the world’s finest Quartz Crystals.  Wholesale and by appointment only.

Wind ‘n’ Wood Camping & Glamping

Wind n Wood is a teaching garden, orchard, seasonal nursery, gift shop, truck-patch farm, rugged campground, private event venue, sanctuary, and our home.  It is a place to heal the earth and the self, and extend that healing into the community and world. Learn how to make soap, lotion, paper, beer, or even a mud oven.  Please visit our website to view the current Classes, Workshops and Weekend Intensives available.

Individual – Pat Smith, Local Author

Author of It’s All about the Food. Where the American Diet Went Wrong, Why That Matters to You, and What You Can Do about It. All profits from book sales benefit the Montgomery County Food Pantry.