- TripBuzz found 2 things to do with kids in or near Hardy, Arkansas.
- From Griffin Park to Vintage Motorcar Museum, the Hardy area offers 16 different types of family activities, including: Specialty Museums, Camping Site, National & State Parks and Ziplines.
- Home to just over 700 residents the town of Hardy, Arkansas epitomizes small town life. So much so that the town received its own reality show, Clash of the Ozarks, which airs on the Discovery Channel documenting life in the area. Visitors can enjoy boating, swimming and fishing off the banks of the Spring River, and attending the annual music and art festivals throughout the year.
A privately owned park, Griffin Park features guided outdoor activities like horseback riding, zip lining and paintball. The park also offers camping areas, a disc golf course and provides access to Spring River for fishing, swimming and boating.
The park is on the shore of Lake Charles. It features campsites, hiking trails, a standard pavilion, launch ramp, swimming beach, and playground. The gift shop offers gift items, camping supplies, and snacks. Barge lake tours and guided kayak tours are available.
OK Trading Post is an old homestead home providing visitors with several services. Among these services are horseback rides, scenic mountain trail rides, and a full service tack shop. Horseback rides with meals provided are also available.
With 3 trails on the inside, from which one is in an undeveloped cave area, Blanchard Springs Caverns can offer any visitor hours of excitement. Besides being the world's largest flowstone, the caverns also have an underground river.
Besides offering the opportunity of buying gifts and souvenirs, Mellon's Country Store also hosts music shows. The visitor can buy from here toys, refreshments, handmade crafts from local designers, and even musical instruments.
There are plenty of things to do and to see in Ozark Folk Center State Park: playgrounds, restaurants, theaters, and others. There are also many programs available, such as the demonstrations of Ozark crafts and music.