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OUTDOOR ADVENTURES

SCENIC RIDES Sightseeing highways are plentiful in Northwest Arkansas.

SCENIC BYWAYS

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TOP MOTORCYCLE RIDES

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Scenic byways in the region include

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the famed Pig Trail (Ark. 23), the Ozark

Eureka Springs and Rogers are hubs for

Highlands Scenic Byway (Ark. 21), Scenic 7

great motorcycle rides, and Fayetteville

Byway, Scenic 71 Loop (Ark. 265 at 1-49),

is host to the annual Bikes, Blues & BBQ

and the I-49 Scenic Byway. Others are

motorcycle rally. Our bike-friendly region

Scenic Hwy. 12, U.S. 62, and Ark. 123, 59,

has numerous routes worthy of a ride,

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including Scenic 71 Loop (Ark. 265 at 1-49), Ozark Highlands Scenic Byway (Ark. 21), the

SCENIC HIGHWAY 12 Benton and Carroll Counties scenichwy12.com Stretching from historic downtown Rogers to connect near Eureka Springs on the south side of Beaver Lake, this scenic highway offers

Pig Trail (Ark. 23), Beaver Town Bridge (Ark. 187) and more.

ARKANSAS & MISSOURI RAILROAD SCENIC TOURS

many stops along the way for hiking, swimming,

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boating, lodging, dining, historic discovery, and

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War Eagle Cavern on Beaver Lake.

Ride in style on meticulously restored antique passenger

Clockwise from the top: Ark. 23 Pig Trail; Scenic 7 Byway; Arkansas & Missouri Railroad Scenic Tours; Scenic Hwy. 12

cars, originally from the 1920s to the 1950s, while conductors enhance the journey with anecdotes about the area’s rich history. The passenger train travels to the top of the scenic Boston Mountains and across the historic Arkansas River Basin.

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All photos on this page courtesy Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism

Profile for Vantage Point Commmunications

2019 Northwest Arkansas Visitors Guide  

2019 Northwest Arkansas Visitors Guide