One Tank Travels

Day trips in Arkansas can be just as satisfying as week-long vacations. To prove it, we’ve put together a list of short vacation getaways in Arkansas that you can enjoy on only one tank of fuel. Head out on one of these great day trips in Arkansas to explore something new or revisit an old favorite spot.

Want more? Find weekend escapes and other short vacation getaways in The Natural State on our Trip Ideas page.

  We invite you to have “More Fun Per Gallon” in Arkansas this year. Each day we will be blogging on different Arkansas destinations which can be reached on one tank of gas or less. This is basically every corner of The Natural State. We hope these suggestions help you in planning a trip to …
Today’s One Tank Travels gives visitors the opportunity to see a beautiful section of eastern Arkansas and learn more our state’s history. Today’s trip focuses on four Arkansas State Parks that interpret the state’s past. Today’s Trip: History Parks in Eastern Arkansas We all know that our Arkansas State Parks are a wonderful opportunity for …
Meadows filled with sunlight, horses, and cows meet with shady forests. On the two-lane roads leading to town, locals wave at the drivers in passing cars whether they are friends and neighbors, or strangers.One of the vibrant parts of the community is still the downtown square where cars park angled at the curb. People stroll …
We invite you to have “More Fun Per Gallon” in Arkansas this year. Each day we will be blogging on different Arkansas destinations which can be reached on one tank of gas or less. This is basically every corner of The Natural State. We hope these suggestions help you in planning a trip to remember. …
We invite you to have “More Fun Per Gallon”  in Arkansas this year. Each day we will be blogging on different Arkansas destinations that can be reached on one tank of gas or less. This is basically every corner of The Natural State. We hope these suggestions help you in planning a trip to remember. Today’s …
The neighboring towns of Lakeview and Bull Shoals are situated on two bodies of water that make for a perfect getaway – the White River and Bull Shoals Lake. Bull Shoals Dam, completed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in 1951, is the fifth largest concrete dam in the United States. I love the view as you …
If you still think of North Little Rock as a Capital City suburb, think again. Over the past decade or so, North Little Rock has come into its own on all fronts…especially tourism destinations. The north shore of the Arkansas River has undergone some important transformations with the additions of the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum, the …
 We invite you to have “More Fun Per Gallon”  in Arkansas this year. Each day we will be blogging on different Arkansas destinations that can be reached on one tank of gas or less. This is basically every corner of The Natural State. We hope these suggestions help you in planning a trip to remember. …
I cannot think of another town that is more distinctive of America than Bentonville is right now. It represents small town America, the ultimate American Dream, and now also offers the distinguishable culture of American art. A couple of weeks ago I was in Bentonville for a staff meeting. I stood with my coworkers on …