From Afton, the well-known city of Bentonville - Fayetteville is 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the southeast.
Taking a road trip through the villages, towns and cities in the area of Afton will give you a deeper insight into the various geographic and social personalities in this part of the United States of America. Head 13 miles (21 kilometers) northwest from Afton to Grove, where you can visit the Cherokee Grove Golf Course and The Cayuga Mission Church.
Grab some transportation and head out to Fayetteville, a major city for the region, situated 65 miles (105 kilometers) away from Afton. The place has a wide range of points of interest, including Randal Tyson Track Center, Bud Walton Arena and Blessings Golf Course. Fayetteville has plenty to offer those keen to stay for a day or two. Walton Arts Center, Razorback Stadium and Fayetteville National Cemetery are some of the other attractions worth a visit.
Those adventurous souls in search of outdoor action should max-out their heart rates by joining a horse riding or quad biking adventure.
Even the best vacation can't go on forever, so when it's time return home, head to the nearest major airport in Joplin, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northeast.