Ozark Mountain Region Blogs

Redbud Trees are Blooming; Dogwoods are Next

Nature is beginning to really pop here at Mockingbird Bay Resort -- Just looking out my window, I see the pink/purple blooms of the redbud...

The Fishing Is Getting Good On Norfork Lake Arkansas Near Mountain Home Out of Blackburns Resort

John Kahlenbeck Shows Off Nice Norfork Lake Striper Caught Last Evening Out Of Blackburns Resort. If You are looking for a good fishing trip this is the time to visit Norfork Lake. Spring is finally here. Highs 70's and low 50's and the fish are...

Open Studio Tour at Mockingbird

Hey art lovers!  ...Mark your calendars for May 16, 17 and 18 -- for the 4th Annual Open Studio (self-guided) Tour of local artists' studios in Mountain Home, Arkansas. We, meaning Val and I, will be...

Trees, Bushes and flowers Are Blooming All Over Norfork Lake Arkansas Near Mountain Home At Blackburns Resort

Check out www.blackburnsresort.com and click on Scuba Steve's Blog for Information about Norfork Lake And Mountain Home Area. It is very nice here and the price is...

Lots of Lightning Over Norfork Lake -- and a Funnel Cloud

The wind was whippin' at Mockingbird Bay last night, that's for sure.  See Mockingbird Bay Resort's Facebook page for more lightning strikes...

A Full Resort With A Full Dock Of Free Boat Stalls.

We are so pleased with our repeat customers here at Blackburns Resort Where you can get a 1-bedroom cabin for $48/day with a free stall for your boat. 1/Cabin. If you are staying at a place where you are nearly the only customer you are probably...

Springtime at Norfork Lake

Finally!  It's beginning to look and feel like Spring is here to stay.  At Mockingbird Bay Resort, the daffodils...

Stripers and Hybrid Stripers Are Biting in the Evening On Norfork Lake Near Mountain Home out of Blackburns Resort

The water surface temperature has hit 55 degrees and the night bite for Stripers and Hybrid stripers has Begun On Norfork Lake Near Mountain Home in the Ozark Mountains. Check out...

Bass Fishing Is Getting Good On Norfork Lake Arkansas Near Mountain Home out Of Blackburns Resort

Tony and Ervin from St. Louis Show Of a Couple Of Nice Bass Caught this morning in Blackburns Resort creek. Check out www.blackburnsresort.com and click on Scuba Steve...

Hiking Club Hosted by Mockingbird Bay Resort

This is goreous weather for a hike!  A hiking club from central Arkansas came to the Mountain Home area for the first time and enjoyed discovering the beauty of Norfork Lake. They hiked from Quarry Marina to Mockingbird Bay Resort...