The Scenic Arkansas Drive That’s Beautiful Anytime Of The Year
There’s a short but sweet stretch of highway in Arkansas that’s simply beautiful anytime of the year. Hwy 43 showcases Boxley Valley and takes you by state parks and nearby trailheads. Let’s turn on a roadtrip playlist and see what adventures we can find along this gorgeous drive.
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If you’re stuck in the office or classroom and would like to pretend you’re here instead, watch this time-lapsed trip of today’s drive:
What’s your favorite thing to do in this area? Share with us in the comments below!
Arkansas native, Carol Ann Carson, has written for OnlyInYourState for three 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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