Drivers And Riders Will Love Slaying The Arkansas Dragon, Part Of A 59-Mile Scenic Drive
There’s a short but stunning stretch of highway known as the Arkansas Dragon. The Dragon isn’t particular long but today’s tour adds on a bit more mileage with some beautiful benefits. Some highlights to this particular route include Rimrock Cove Ranch (horseback tours), the Buffalo National River (trails and floating), Horseshoe Canyon Ranch (ziplining), lunch at one of the oldest restaurants in the state, and more! Let’s take this scenic drive to explore more gorgeous forest and to slay the dragon.
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Have you slayed the Dragon before? What’s your favorite stretch of highway to add to this ride? Share your routes with us in the comments below!
Arkansas native, Carol Ann Carson, has written for OnlyInYourState for two years now. She resides in Western Arkansas' Mountain Frontier but calls NWA home as well. The graduate of University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, Carol Ann earned her B.A. in English and will soon be pursing her M.A. in Library Science. She loves exploring the trails around the Buffalo National River and has yet to find a waterfall that wasn't her favorite.
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