The bends and turns of Highway 23 and Highway 62 in the Northwest take you through some of the most beautiful parts of The Natural State. The Ozark Mountains’ rugged beauty is often overlooked for some more popular Midwest destinations. If you are lucky enough to spend the time planning a trip, you will be rewarded with breathtaking views and unexpected adventures. Take a road trip and discover the best part of Arkansas. Here are some of the adventures you can have along the way:
Discover Funky Eureka.
Named one of the top places to visit in America, Eureka Springs is a destination all its own. This mountain town, surrounded by old stone walls and Victorian architecture, is home to unique shops, amazing restaurants, lively local bars, fun events and interesting attractions like America’s Most Haunted Hotel and The Great Passion Play. See a complete list of Eureka Springs attractions.
Zip across an Ozark canyon.
Professionals have brought zip lines to the Ozarks. Harness up at Ozark Mountain Ziplines at Eureka Springs and explore the treetops with experienced guides who have your safety in mind. It is an exhilarating way to enjoy all that the Ozarks have to offer. Learn more or buy a ticket!
Welcome to the Jungle.
Listen to tigers roar at their dinner and watch a bear play in the stream. Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge provides a caring home to unwanted exotic animals. You wouldn’t expect to see big cats and bears in the Ozarks but a visit to Turpentine Creek will not disappoint! Open nearly everyday of the year. Get your tickets!
Sometimes It’s The Journey …
and not the destination. If so, you have a lot of fun ahead of you. The Ozarks are home to the best motorcycle rides for miles. Discover detailed rides at EurekaSpringsMotorcycleRides.com, TouringtheOzarks.com and on EurekaSprings.com.