The Arkansas Portion Of The Great River Road Is A Trip You Need To Take
We’ve covered interesting road trips from an epic cheese dip trail to a dreamy train-themed journey, but today’s trip isn’t just about food or history. The Great River Road is a spectacular drive through ten states, including Arkansas. We’ve highlighted some of our favorite stops along the way from the naturally unique to the authentically historic. Let’s buckle up as we take on this Delta tour.
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Today’s highlights were by no means the only points of interest along this route. We highly recommend checking out the Arkansas Delta Byways if you’d like to enjoy the Great River Road by themed “trails” along the way.
We would love to hear about your favorite stops along this byway 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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