Everyone Has To Take This One Arkansas Tour In Their Lifetime
I don’t know about y’all, but my little corner of the Natural State is beginning to feel a lot like winter. I’m looking for ways to feel just a little bit warmer, and I think I may have found that. Blanchard Springs Caverns stays 58 degrees year round. In the summer that would feel really cool, but compared to the temperature outside my house as of the writing of this article, 58 degrees sounds downright balmy. The temperature isn’t the only thing Blanchard Springs Cavern has going for it, either. There’s the incredible natural beauty, of course, but there are also three tours there that you really don’t need to miss. The one you absolutely need to do as soon as possible, however, is the Dripstone Trail.
You can get to Blanchard Springs Caverns by driving to NF 54 Forest Rd 1110-A in Fifty-Six. To find directions, click here.
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J.B. Weisenfels has lived in rural Arkansas for three decades. She is a writer, a mom, and a graduate student. She is also an avid collector of tacky fish whatnots, slightly chipped teapots, and other old things. In her spare time she enjoys driving to the nearest creek to sit a while. If you were to visit her, she'd try to feed you cornbread.
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