This Little Roadside Park In Arkansas Is A Best Kept Secret

Alongside Highway 7, one of Arkansas’ prettiest drives, resides a little park you may have missed. Iron Springs Rec Area is simply splendid. Whether you’re just wanting a pretty place for a picnic or want to take on a mountain trail, Iron Springs is Arkansas’ (not so) best kept secret. Let’s explore the area and see what awaits us at the top of Hunt’s Loop Trail.

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Just a little ways south of this area is a fantastic scenic drive in the middle of nowhere and also within driving distance is a little shack that serves a million milkshake flavors.