12 Places In Arkansas Way Out In The Boonies But So Worth The Drive
Is anyone else looking for a way to escape? A quiet place to get away from social media and social pressure and the daily grind of work, politics, worry, and stress? Is the slight chill already in the air making you nostalgic for a way to connect to the best parts of the Natural State? That’s how I’m feeling lately, and I’ve found a way to cure our modern age blues. We need to drive way out into the sticks. We need to get in our cars and go out in the deep woods, into the boonies, and enjoy the man-made and natural wonders of the Natural State.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
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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