Explore Turpentine Creek Wildlife RefugeWhen you're a guest at Best Western Inn of the Ozarks, you'll be six miles from this spectacular USDA-licensed Big Cat refuge. Discover rescued lions, tigers, cougars, and bears living in natural habits on the 459-acre refuge that boasts impressive views of the Ozark Mountains. Take the guided and self-guided tours, which will put you as close as ten feet of the animals. Stop by the Education Station with hands-on displays and have a family picnic at one of the tables or benches.
Prices -Adults (20+): $20; Youth (13-19): $15; Kids (4-12), Seniors & Veterans: $10; Kids 3 & under: Free.
Hours -The Refuge is open daily 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. (April-October) and 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (November-March). Closed Christmas Day.
- Father's Day Membership Picnic
- Eureka Springs Blues Festival
- Keeper Talks
- Animal Exhibits
- Guided Tours
- Self-Guided Tours
- Education Station
- Gift Shop