View from the Lodge at Mount Magazine
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A Winter Weekend at Mount Magazine State Park

We recently spent a relaxing winter weekend at Mount Magazine State Park. Located in the River Valley region of western Arkansas, Mount Magazine State Park is the highest point in the state at 2,753 feet. Mount Magazine State Park is accessible via the Mount Magazine Scenic Byway (Arkansas Highway 309) from Paris, AR. Keep in… Continue reading A Winter Weekend at Mount Magazine State Park

Sugarloaf Mountain Summit Trail
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Great Hike Near Greers Ferry Lake

Greers Ferry Lake is massive man made lake in Heber Springs, Arkansas. This outdoor playground in the Ozark foothills is only 60 miles north of Little Rock.  In summer, this area is a lake lovers paradise. Throughout the year, Greers Ferry offers abundant hiking and fishing opportunities. The Summit Trail in Heber Springs is a short… Continue reading Great Hike Near Greers Ferry Lake

Bathhouse Row Hot Springs National Park
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The BEST National Park Visitor Center

I absolutely love our national parks, and for me, spending time in the park's visitor center is a MUST! While there are some great national park visitor centers throughout the park system, there is one that really stands out: the Hot Springs National Park Visitor Center! Hot Springs National Park is located in Hot Springs,… Continue reading The BEST National Park Visitor Center

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5 Unique Spring Break Trip Ideas

Looking for somewhere different to go on spring break?  Consider someplace other than your typical beach or ski trip.  Don't get me wrong, I LOVE both the beach and the mountains.  But, sometimes it is fun to experience something new.  Here are 5 ideas that are a bit outside the box but won't break the bank.… Continue reading 5 Unique Spring Break Trip Ideas