Hiking in Southwest Arkansas

Zoie Clift, travel writer Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism Hiking is an awe inspiring route to experience the beauty of Arkansas. The state’s climate allows the pastime year round and a chance to get off the beaten path is also attainable. Tim Ernst, a wilderness photographer and author of many guidebooks about hiking in Arkansas,…

Biking the Marion Countryside Loop

Kimberly J. Williams, travel writer Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism Cycling in the Arkansas Delta can be a fun and educational activity for the entire family. If you’re looking for an easy biking trip for the family, check out the new Marion Countryside Loop. Offering over 30 miles within the city of Marion, the…

5 Acts You Can’t Miss at RiverFest 2018

Even beyond the headliners, RiverFest’s return has a can’t-miss lineup. After it was suspended in 2017, the festival’s triumphant comeback was announced earlier this year. Memphis-based Universal Fairs, who bought and resurrected the festival, moved it back to Memorial Day weekend. The festival will take place from 2-11 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. – 11…