The standard 2017 Ozark Riverways quarters are made of a clad composition that contains copper and nickel. Clad proof quarters and silver proof quarters were also minted and they sell for more money. Keep reading to learn more about these coins.

2017 Ozark Riverways Quarter


On the reverse side of the coin the design shows Alley Mill, which is located in Ozark National Scenic Riverways.

The Ozark National Scenic Riverways is located in southern Missouri. It's a national park that is home to natural springs, caves, and the popular Ozark hiking trail. The total area of the park is 80,000 acres.

Coin Information

These coins are part of the America the Beautiful quarters program.

The US minted different series of the Ozark Riverways quarter. There is the 2017 P quarter, 2017 D quarter, 2017 S quarter, 2017 S proof quarter and 2017 S silver proof quarter.

Proof coins are essentially coins that have more detail. They are minted on special planchets and it takes longer to produce them. They are specifically made for collectors so you won't find any in your spare change.

Note: The mint mark can be found on the obverse side of each coin under the "IN GOD WE TRUST" motto.

Series Location Quantity Minted
2017 P Philadelphia 203,000,000
2017 D Denver 200,000,000
2017 S San Francisco 906,840
2017 S Proof San Francisco 671,902
2017 S Silver Proof San Francisco 496,626


The value will depend on the series and the coin's condition. Below we will examine the value for each series.

Clad Quarters

The standard 2017 Ozark Riverways clad quarters in circulated condition are only worth their face value of $0.25. These coins only sell for a premium in uncirculated condition.

Both the 2017 P Ozark Riverways quarter and 2017 D Ozark Riverways quarter are each worth around $0.75 in uncirculated condition with an MS 63 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 65 can sell for around $1.

The 2017 S Ozark Riverways quarter is worth around $2 in MS 63 uncirculated condition. The value is around $3 in MS 65 uncirculated condition.

The 2017 S proof Ozark Riverways quarter is worth around $4.50 in PR 66DC condition. The value is around $15 in PR 69DC condition.

Silver Proof Quarter

This coin is worth at least its weight in silver. The silver melt value for this coin is $5.58. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $30.84 per ounce.

The 2017 S silver proof Ozark Riverways quarter is worth around $12 in PR 66DC condition. The value is around $20 in PR 69DC condition.

Grading System

MS 63 choice uncirculated- In the major focal areas there are some blemishes or contact marks. The coin's luster might not be as prominent.

MS 65 gem uncirculated- There is strong luster and eye appeal. A few light contact marks may be present but they are barely noticeable.

PR 66DC proof- There are minimal marks and hairlines.

PR 69DC proof- Only the slightest imperfections are present.



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See also:

2017 Effigy Mounds Quarter
2017 Ellis Island Quarter
2017 Frederick Douglass Quarter
2017 George Rogers Clark Quarter