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Boating • Water Skiing • Fishing • Swimming • Paddling

Mountain Biking and Scuba Diving

Seven Cottages • Seven Secluded Lake-Front Acres

 Panoramic Views • Free slip in our covered, lighted dock

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Guests playing ping pong in the pavillion at Take It Easy Resort.

Looking for the perfect way to Take It Easy? Buy a BRAND NEW Stand Up Paddle Board and enjoy the lake! These are high quality.  We have 4 different models to choose from, all sturdy, beautiful, easy to use, and sold with a carbon fiber paddle, a 10' leash, and a board bag.  See them in person at the resort and then paddle the lake with us!


Lake Norfork


    The lake boasts over 22,000 surface acres of unusually clear, warm water in the heart of the Ozarks.  World class fishing, scuba diving, all types of boating and other water activities are enjoyed on the lake year round.  Click here for more information on Lake Norfork.





Our quaint cottages are tastefully decorated and sparkling clean. Each one is unique, yet all offer a relaxing, comfortable vacation experience.




  • 22’ Pontoon Boat with a 90 HP

   • 17' Ranger Bass boat with 115 HP motor and

      trolling motor

  • Aluminum fishing skiff with a 15 HP motor
  • Sea-Doo Spark 2-up jet skis
  • Fleet of Trek mountain bikes
  • Fleet of SUP ATX stand-up paddle boards
  • Single and tandem kayaks


 Your Hosts


Hosts Mindy and Casey love Lake Norfork

Your hosts are owner/operators Mindy & Casey O'Steen.



  • Wifi and satellite television
  • Fully equipped kitchens
  • Screened Porches, Picnic Tables, & Grill
  • FREE Boat Stall or Rowboat
  • Linens, Towels, Dishes, and Cooking Utensils
  • Air Conditioning/Heating and Ceiling Fans
  • Playground
  • Laundry Facility
  • Smoke-Free Accommodations
  • Games, videos, books
  • Ping pong, horseshoes, volleyball, etc
  • Covered gathering areas, open air fire pit


Area Attractions


   • David’s Trail (hiking)

   • Donald W. Reynolds Library

   • Old Mill Tours

   • Blanchard Springs Caverns

   • Mountain View’s Ozark Folk Center

   • Gaston Visitor Center

  • Numerous antique shops
  • Deer and turkey hunting
  • ATV/4 wheeling

   • Canoeing and Horseback Riding

   • Trout Fishing on the White River

   • Bass Pro Shops, Springfield, MO

   • Branson, MO

   • Silver Dollar City Amusement Park

   • Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art,

     Bentonville, AR

   • Eureka Springs, AR

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Take It Easy Resort

168 CR 812

Gamaliel, Arkansas


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