Bull Shoals Lake

Norfork Lake Fun At Blackburns Resort and Boat Rental

By BlackBurns Resort
We sure had fun last evening at the pavillion and pool at Blackburns Resort and Boat Rental. Full House and big crowd. Good friends and good food. If you are not staying at Blackburns Resort you are paying too much.

Warm Weather Coming Back to Norfork Lake Near Mountain Home

By BlackBurns Resort
The water temperature has dropped to 50 degrees on Norfork Lake with the recent cool weather.  Check out for an updated fishing report. Blackburns Resort is closest to Mountain Home, dining and shopping. Child and Pet friendly.

Spring Spawn

By promise
Lake temp is 50 degrees just a few degrees away from the spawn starting...come join the fun...I will show you my secret white bass hole....last year caught a bunch of nice ones...biggest 4 pounds 13 ounces

Blackburns resort Fishing Report and Scuba Steve's Blog

By BlackBurns Resort
Norfork Lake should have some very good diving conditions this Spring.  Lake is clear and not too high and many dive sites should be easily accessible.  Spear fishing is always good.  Check out for a fishing, diving and daily blog.

Big crowd turns out for Hillbilly Chili Cook Off

By Gastons White River Resort
September 14, 2009 Big crowd turns out for Hillbilly Chili Cook Off LINDA MASTERS Bulletin Online Editor Great weather and great food brought more than 2,500 people to the 14th annual Arkansas State Championship Hillbilly Chili Cook Off Saturday at Bull Shoals-White River State Park.Thousands of people purchased tasting kits and sampled at least 800 gallons of chili, according to Larry Strickert, chief judge.Teams from several states — including Arkansas, Missouri, California and Georgia — vied for the state championship, bragging rights and a trip to compete at the International Chili Society World's Championship Chili Cook Off in October in Charleston, W. Va. The honor went to Bob Hall of Taylorville, Ill., who also recieved a winner's plaque and $500. Other winners were Stuart Frye of Little Rock, second, $300; Karen Shelby of Flippin, third, $200; Jerry Bryant and Barbara Cardillo of Lakeview, People's Choice Award, $100; and Karen Shelby, best-decorated booth, $100.Nine area judges chose the winner from 22 teams who participated in the professional division.The event, sponsored by Bull Shoals-Lakeview Rotary Club, also included live music, vendors and crafters.   Tracey King, a judge at the 14th annual Arkansas State Championship Hillbilly Chili Cook Off at Bull Shoals-White ...


By Deer Lodge
Fall is here and we had mmuch needed rain.  Leaves are already falling along with the temps.  What a wonderful place we are lucky to have.

Old Fashioned Barn Party

The Promise Land Area Old Fashioned Barn Party is scheduled for Sept. 26th.  Guests of the resort welcome!  Bring a dish to pass and enjoy unlimited food, live music, dancing and socializing.  Meet new people or visit with old friends.  Special rates apply - call for details 870-431-5587  Hope to see you there for a good 'ol time :)