About Yellville, founded 1835
Located in Marion County, the heart of the Ozark Mountains, this area is unsurpassed in beauty with an abundance of streams, mountains, trees, rivers, and the lake, along with a variety of wild life. Each season offers its own special contribution to the beauty of the area. Recreational choices are abundant, and sightseeing is a must any time of the year.
Yellville is the gateway to the beautiful Buffalo National River. It is located approximately 10 miles from the White River, famous for its trout fishing. Bull Shoals Dam and its crystal clear lake are located in Marion County and offer boating and other water sports. Crooked Creek meanders through Marion County and Yellville on its way to the White River. Experience a floating/fishing trip on the Buffalo National River, White River, or Crooked Creek. Contact one of our outfitters for fun and relaxation on the rivers or creek.
If you are interested in sightseeing, take the driving tour along Bull Shoals Lake or scenic Highway 14. Hiking trails are abundant in the Buffalo National River, and horseback and mule back riding trails are also available. For an overnight or extended stay in the area you will find cabins, motels and quaint cottages nestled in the Ozark Mountains. When you're hungry the area's restaurants provide the cuisine and atmosphere of your choice.
Yellville is also the county seat of Marion County. Located in the heart of the city is the county court house, which was restored to its original turn of the century appearance in the late 1990's. If you are considering relocating to the area there are many business opportunities, and the industrial park could be the perfect location for a manufacturing company. Yellville has a variety of businesses located immediately around the courthouse square, and within and just outside the city limits, which provide the necessities of life and some of the luxuries. If it's land you're looking for contact a local real estate agency to assist you in finding your piece of paradise.
The Yellville Area and Marion County are rich in history. The Chamber of Commerce office, as well as the Marion County Library and the Marion County Historical and Genealogical Society are great sources of information. We are proud of our city and county, and we hope you enjoy your visit with us. Whether you're visiting or considering a permanent change of address, contact the Yellville Area Chamber of Commerce. We will be happy to answer any questions you may have and provide you with information about Yellville and Marion County.
- Buffalo River
- White River
- Crooked Creek
- Bull Shoals Lake
- Music On The Square
- Scenic Highway 14
- Resorts & Camping
- Antique Shops
- Professional Services
- Great Lodging
- Great Food
- Great Place!!
A copy of our By-Laws can be seen by clicking....HERE
Our Chamber Mission
The objectives and purposes of this organization are to foster, protect and promote the agricultural, commercial, industrial, civic, tourism and general interest of the City of Yellville and surrounding regions.
What is the Chamber
- A voluntary association of business minded people working to actively improve the economic and civic vitality of our community.
- A group whose strength lies in the number and diversity of its membership which includes both large and small businesses from every profession.
- The voice of the business community.
PO Box 369
Yellville, AR 72687
Phone: (870) 449-4676
Monday - Friday
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
P.O. Box 369, Yellville, AR 72687 870-449-4676 firstname.lastname@example.org
Gateway to the Buffalo National River and Crooked Creek