Arkansas is geographically diverse, with the alluvial valleys of the Arkansas and Mississippi rivers, mountains, forests, many lakes and rivers, and even bayous. National and State Parks are our playgrounds.
Arkansas is an adventure paradise, according to Outside magazine. From world-class hiking and biking trails to pristine rivers, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in Arkansas.
Northwest Arkansas is quickly becoming a top destination for mountain biking. In fact, three Arkansas cities ranked in the top 10 of PeopleForBikes' "Best Cities for Bicycling."
If you like to:
- Canoe or kayak
- Mountain bike
- Mine for gemstones
- Ride horses
- Trail run
- Water ski
Arkansas has you covered. We’re called The Natural State for good reason. Nature abounds, and it’s easy to enjoy the outdoors year-round.
Visit the Arkansas Tourism website for more information on how to enjoy the outdoors in Arkansas.