Explorer's Guide Ozarks

Explorer's Guide Ozarks

by Ron W. Marr
     
 

The definitive comprehensive guide to the Ozarks, including Branson.
The Ozarks is fast becoming the destination of choice for music lovers looking for old-time bluegrass jams or the bright lights of Branson; culture mavens who hew towards hog-calling contests or classical-piano concerts; foodies seeking tin-roofed rib shacks or 5-star cuisine; and outdoors

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The definitive comprehensive guide to the Ozarks, including Branson.
The Ozarks is fast becoming the destination of choice for music lovers looking for old-time bluegrass jams or the bright lights of Branson; culture mavens who hew towards hog-calling contests or classical-piano concerts; foodies seeking tin-roofed rib shacks or 5-star cuisine; and outdoors enthusiasts seeking lazy rivers, rolling hills, sparkling lakes, and wildlife galore. This is the in-depth, native's-eye-guide to a region that sprawls across Missouri and Arkansas, and will lead readers to the best and strangest of the Ozarks, with anecdotes, lore, and historical trivia to flavor the trip.
This guide includes hundreds of opinionated listings of inns, B&Bs, resorts, motels, cabins, and campgrounds. A multitude of dining recommendations span the spectrum of taste and budget.

Editorial Reviews

This all-new, comprehensive guide covers restaurants, lodgings, and attractions throughout the Ozarks, including destinations in Missouri, Oklahoma, and Arkansas. Once regarded as a backwater, the region now attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors to destinations such as Branson and the numerous theme parks and museums. The Ozarks contains over 400 pages of listings for music and theater options; "tourist towns"; wineries; natural springs and caves; and shopping centers. Discriminating travelers will value the book's opinioniated entries on inns, B&Bs, hotels, vacation cabins, restaurants and eateries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780881506648
Publisher:
Countryman Press, The
Publication date:
09/18/2006
Series:
Explorer's Guides Series
Pages:
386
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Ron W. Marr grew up in the Ozarks and spent his youth exploring its rolling hills and lazy rivers. He is a columnist, editor, and founder of Trout Wrapper magazine and has written for such publications as American Cowboy, Playboy, Missouri Life and First Freedom magazines. Marr resides with a blind malamute in a cabin overlooking the Ozarks' Gasconade River.

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