• Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1.0
  • Pets: Not Allowed
  • Check-in: After 3:00 pm
  • Check-out: Before 11:00 am
Sleeps: 5
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1.0
Pets: Not Allowed
Check-in: After 3:00 pm
Check-out: Before 11:00 am
OBO Amenities: Grill, Outdoor Living Area, Public Lands\Waters < 1Mile
Everyday Living: Air Conditioning, Coffee Maker, Full Kitchen, Heat, Linens, Smoke Alarm, Towels, TV, Wifi
Eureka Springs, AR

On The Rocks - White River

Experience the charm of On The Rocks, a newly renovated 2-bedroom cabin with a duplex layout and private entrances, just 6 miles from downtown Eureka Springs. Enjoy a stunning view of the White River and Valley from this cozy retreat. The cabin features two bedrooms with queen beds and a twin pullout, accommodating up to 5 guests. A fully equipped kitchen, cozy living room with a wood-burning stove, and outdoor amenities like a covered grill and private picnic area ensure a delightful stay. Extras include a complimentary DVD library, board games, and the option to rent canoes and kayaks for a White River adventure. Parking is available for two vehicles, and additional space can be arranged. Guests 14 years and older. No pets please.

Outdoor Access

Trout Fishing

The White River in Arkansas stands as a fly fishing mecca, drawing anglers from far and wide due to several distinctive features that set it apart as a premier fly fishing destination.

First and foremost, the White River is renowned for its prolific trout population, featuring various species such as rainbow trout, brown trout, cutthroat trout, and brook trout. The stretch between Eureka Springs and Gateway, Arkansas, is particularly noteworthy, regularly stocked with rainbow trout and brown trout. The river’s cool, clear waters create an ideal habitat for these prized trout species, contributing to the river’s reputation as a top-notch fly fishing location.

One of the key factors that make the White River a mecca for fly fishing is the substantial size of the trout found in its waters. Anglers have the opportunity to reel in substantial catches, with brown trout, in particular, known for reaching impressive sizes. The challenge and thrill of fly fishing for these trophy-sized trout add an extra layer of excitement for fishing enthusiasts.

The diverse fishing environments along the White River further contribute to its appeal. Anglers can choose to fish from a boat, casting their flies while drifting along the river’s currents. Alternatively, they can opt for shoreline fishing or wade into the river, offering a range of experiences to cater to different preferences and skill levels.

The consistent stocking of rainbow and brown trout ensures that the fly fishing season on the White River extends throughout the year, providing anglers with ample opportunities to indulge in their favorite pastime. This year-round accessibility enhances the river’s status as a mecca for fly fishing enthusiasts who can enjoy their pursuit regardless of the season.

The White River’s captivating surroundings, characterized by the scenic Ozark Mountains and lush landscapes, create a picturesque backdrop for fly fishing. The combination of natural beauty and abundant trout populations enhances the overall fly fishing experience, inviting anglers to immerse themselves in the tranquility of the river’s environment.

Moreover, the local communities along the White River have embraced the fly fishing culture, fostering a welcoming atmosphere for anglers. Access to experienced guides, fly shops, and a supportive fishing community adds to the appeal, ensuring that visitors have the resources and assistance they need for a successful and enjoyable fly fishing expedition.

In essence, the White River in Arkansas has earned its status as a fly fishing mecca due to its exceptional trout population, impressive fish sizes, diverse fishing environments, year-round accessibility, stunning natural surroundings, and the supportive community that collectively create an unparalleled experience for fly fishing enthusiasts.

Black Bass Lake

Seeking tranquility for your fishing escapades? Look no further than Black Bass Lake, a serene fishing spot just outside Eureka Springs. Offering a peaceful environment, the lake is ideal for catching smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, spotted bass, and bluegill. Enjoy fishing from the bank or explore the lake by non-motorized boat, complete with a small boat launch.

Beaver Lake

Embark on a fishing adventure at Beaver Lake, covering 28,370 acres with over 480 miles of picturesque shoreline and limestone bluffs. This expansive lake is a dream for fishermen, featuring trophy-sized striped bass, smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, crappie, bluegill, bream, and channel catfish. Fish from the shoreline or by boat, with ample areas for launching canoes or kayaks.

Lake Leatherwood

Explore the beauty of Lake Leatherwood, a 100-acre spring-fed lake surrounded by scenic shoreline. The lake boasts largemouth bass, channel catfish, crappie, and bluegill. Take advantage of the paved boat ramp, canoe and kayak launch (handicap accessible), and a no-wake rule for boaters. Enjoy fishing by boat or from the bank, and visit the on-site bait shop for fishing supplies.

Roaring River State Park

Cross the state line into Missouri to experience trout fishing at Roaring River State Park. Regularly stocked with rainbow trout, the park is divided into three fishing zones with specific restrictions. Delight in not only the exceptional fishing but also the park’s scenic beauty nestled in a valley surrounded by the Ozark hills.

Table Rock Lake

Venture to Table Rock Lake, a premier bass fishing location in southwest Missouri. With an abundance of smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, spotted bass, catfish, crappie, and bluegill, this destination promises success for anglers. Fish from a boat or the lake’s extensive shoreline, making the 49.1-mile journey worthwhile.

Mountain Biking

In addition to fishing, Eureka Springs stands out as a mountain biking haven in the Ozarks. Explore a variety of trails suited for all skill levels, from beginners to experienced riders. Among these, the Lake Leatherwood Gravity Trail Project offers seven downhill trails for advanced bikers, providing an exhilarating experience against the backdrop of the Ozark Mountains. Access the trails from Lake Leatherwood, and shuttle services are available on select days.


OBO Amenities

Grill Grill
Outdoor Living Area Outdoor Living Area
Public Lands\Waters < 1Mile Public Lands\Waters < 1Mile


Air Conditioning, Coffee Maker, Full Kitchen, Heat, Linens, Smoke Alarm, Towels, TV, Wifi

Things to Do

  • Birding
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hiking Trails
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Nature Trails
  • Paddle Sports

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