These 21 Beautiful Covered Bridges In Arkansas Will Remind You Of A Simpler Time
Arkansas’ covered bridges have a peaceful and original kind of beauty. These structures fit very well within Arkansas, a state known for being a scenic splendor. Photographers have made their way around the Natural State and caught these covered bridges on camera, and Dale J. Travis was good enough to create a state-by-state gallery of America’s covered bridges and other unique structures on the web. We appreciate being able to share the work of these photographers and are happy to see these covered bridges in Arkansas preserved in pictures. Let’s travel together around our great state to marvel at these timeless relics..
Wanna see more of these bridges? Check out this YouTube video by Joey Hunter highlighting some of Arkansas’ covered bridges.
Thanks to Dale J. Travis and the photographer contributors who shared their work. Even the covered bridges in Arkansas that are no longer standing have been preserved on film thanks to their effort. These covered bridges bring about thoughts of quiet and blissful countryside settings and days where everyone slowed down enough just to enjoy the view.
For more charming and historic bridges, you can read our post about 25 bridges in Arkansas that everyone should see. Also, if you’ve ever searched for covered bridges near me, then we encourage you to take a covered bridge road trip to witness some of these relics for yourself.
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What are some of the most beautiful places in Arkansas?
Beauty abounds throughout the Natural State and we have compiled a list of some of the most stunning places. Among those places are Magnolia Falls in Magnolia, Hot Springs, Mount Nebo, Buffalo River, and Lake Maumelle which is found within the Ozarks. Here are some more of the most beautiful places in Arkansas that are worth visiting:
- Pinnacle Mountain, Roland
- Hawksbill Crag/Whitaker Point, Deer
- Mount Magazine, Paris
- Lake Ouachita
- Mirror Lake, Fifty-Six
- Cedar Creek, Morrilton
- Blanchard Springs Cavern, Fifty-Six
- Hemmed-in Hollow Falls, Compton
- The Old Mill at T.R. Pugh Memorial Park, North Little Rock
- Cherokee Prairie Natural Area, Charleston
Read our post about these 12 Incredibly Beautiful Places In Arkansas to learn more and to start planning a road trip to see some of them.
What are the most enchanting places in Arkansas?
There’s a hike through Petit Jean State Park that will lead you through what looks like an enchanted forest. Seven Hollows Trail has many incredible features aside from the gorgeous trees, that make this hike a favorite of many. One, in particular, is a large sandstone arch. Treehouses have an enchanting quality and you can stay overnight in one at Enchanted Treehouses in Eureka Springs. Each accommodation is even named after a character in a fairy tale.
What are some must-visit historic places in Arkansas?
Take a step back in time with a visit to one of the many historic towns in Arkansas. Downtown Hardy boasts over 40 buildings on the National Register of Historic Places while the entirety of Arkadelphia’s Commercial District is also on the register. You can learn more from our previous article about the most historic towns in Arkansas.