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12 Amazing Places You Can Go On One Tank Of Gas In Arkansas

On this trip you’ll begin at one of Arkansas’s top resort towns and end at another. You’ll visit a historic site, an art park, a lake, and so much more. The trip is 320 miles one way, which is just twenty miles over the distance the average car can go on one tank of gas. If your car is highly fuel efficient, you won’t need to fill up until you turn around to go home. One of the most expensive parts of any trip is the fuel cost, so you’ll save tons on this trip. In the spirit of thrift, the amazing places you’ll find here are all free or super cheap. The drive time is about five and a half hours and you’ll want to budget plenty of time to look around at every stop, so you may want to turn this into a weekend adventure.

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What do you think? Does this trip look awesome to you?

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J.B. Weisenfels
J.B. Weisenfels has lived in rural Arkansas for three decades. She is a writer, a mom, and a graduate student. She is also an avid collector of tacky fish whatnots, slightly chipped teapots, and other old things. In her spare time she enjoys driving to the nearest creek to sit a while. If you were to visit her, she'd try to feed you cornbread.