One Tank Travels

Find short vacation getaways in Arkansas

Short vacation getaways such as 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 fun day trips in Arkansas to explore something new or revisit an old favorite spot.

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One Tank Travels: Ridgeline Trails in Vandervoort

I visited Ridgeline Trails last October. Below is the article I wrote about the trail system. Enjoy! The Ridgeline Trails in Vandervoort provide visitors a chance to enjoy over 15 miles of private forested trails. Located around 4 miles from

One Tank Travels: Water Fun at the 69th Annual White River Water Carnival!

 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

One Tank Travels: Eureka Springs

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

One Tank Travels: Explore the Visual Arts of Little Rock and North Little Rock

Begin your day at the Arkansas Arts Center, the state’s largest arts facility, located in historic MacArthur Park in downtown Little Rock. Acclaimed for its outstanding collection of works on paper, the center also has a first-class selection of oils, watercolors,

One Tank Travels: MusicFest El Dorado Celebrates 25 Years

  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

One Tank Travels: A Fine Country Dinner at Whitton Farms

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

One Tank Travels: Buffalo National River

 UPDATE from the National Parks Service: “Due to the potential threat of extreme weather from Isaac in the Ozarks, Buffalo National River Park Administration is postponing this Saturday’s (Sept.1) 40th celebration  of the River at Tyler Bend.  We hope we get beneficial rain

One Tank Travels: The Benton/Bryant/Bauxite Corridor

  Thousands of people travel I-30 between Little Rock and Benton daily. What they may not know is while they are whizzing by, they are passing some interesting attractions and dining opportunities. To me, this stretch is a terrific source

One Tank Travels: Diamonds and Crystals

  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

One Tank Travels: Local Produce and More!

  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