Find Your Frontier

Hikers enjoy the hypnotic beauty and sounds of Murray Falls
Hikers enjoy the hypnotic beauty and sounds of Murray Falls

The scenery will beckon you back, and there’s always something new to see and do on your return trip.

One of the many amazing views at Mount Magazine State Park
One of the many amazing views at Mount Magazine State Park

Western Arkansas’ Mountain Frontier is as beautiful as it is exciting. Located in the western corner of Arkansas, between the Ozarks and Ouachitas, it’s a place of majestic mountains, two national forests, famous streams, state parks, Old West heritage, historic forts, a centuries-old winemaking tradition, festivals and unique attractions.

Music fans flock to Backwoods at Mulberry Mountain
Music fans flock to Backwoods at Mulberry Mountain

Scenic highways and byways cut across the region’s rolling terrain, making it one of the top motorcycling destinations in the country. Avid adventurers come to conquer the state’s highest peaks while hiking, biking, backpacking, rock climbing, rappelling and hang gliding.

Kayaking the wild Cossatot RIver requires real brawn
Kayaking the wild Cossatot RIver requires real brawn

For fun in town, discover cities like Fort Smith, Alma, Altus and Paris, each with unique museums, galleries, performing arts, concerts, restaurants and shops. Come to the region often. The scenery will beckon you back, and there’s always something new to see and do on your return trip.