Arkansas’ First All-American-Road Is An All Around Adventure

If you’re looking for a road trip in Arkansas, it really doesn’t get any better than The Great River Road. This 3,000-mile byway follows the course of the Mississippi River from the U.S./Canada border all the way down to the Gulf Coast. In February 2021, Arkansas’ section of the Great River Road National Scenic Byway was designated the state’s first All-American Road, a distinction that’s a huge point of state pride. Come and experience Arkansas’ first All-American-Road for yourself; it’s an epic adventure that will have you marveling at the beauty of The Natural State.

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To learn more about Arkansas’ route along the Great River Road, visit the Discover Arkansas website. And for another bucket-list adventure in Arkansas, definitely check out this road trip to Johnny Cash’s childhood home.

Address: Great River Rd, Arkansas, USA