Golf & Recreation

For those desiring a round of golf and challenge, several golf courses are within minutes of Main Street Van Buren:

  • Cedars Country Club, is a nine-hole public golf course, located in the Dr. Louis Peer Memorial City Park.
  • Eagle Crest is located just to the east of Van Buren in Alma, Arkansas (

Tennis, baseball, soccer, stockcar racing and swimming are among the many other publicly-offered recreational pursuits.

Lake Lou Emma is a family – oriented fishing lake, perfect for bank and dockside castings. Biking and hiking trails surround Lee Creek Reservoir, offering a short day hike and picnic.