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Address: 19924 U.S. 71 Scenic Byway, Mountainburg, AR 72946
Phone Number: (479) 369-2226
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We didn't get to do the trail

We went to this spot, which is not well known, based on reviews on TripAdvisor. I really liked it and the views are spectacular. I would highly recommend early morning. Dawn if... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Omaha
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Flower Mound, Texas
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Traveling back to Dallas from U or Arkansas, we chose the scenic route along U.S. 71. Glad we did! Artist Point is a great little country store & quaint museum with some local history. We had 3 teen girls with us, so chose to make the hike down to the falls. Down is relatively easy, though steep in places. Big... More 

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Omaha
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We went to this spot, which is not well known, based on reviews on TripAdvisor. I really liked it and the views are spectacular. I would highly recommend early morning. Dawn if you can as the valley faces east. It had been raining quite a bit before we got there and we were warned that the trail down to the... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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137 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I took the scenic route (well, one of the many!) home from Fayetteville and stopped at this viewpoint and shop off of US 71. The view was absolutely lovely. A great spot for photos and very quiet and peaceful. There were some spots along the drive that I thought would probably have been even more beautiful, but they were obscured... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I was driving from Fayetteville to Fort Smith and had to stop here when I saw the view. Great view of the mountains and lake far below. It must be incredible in the fall. Because it was early morning I was the only one in the little shop checking out the homemade jellies and things for sale. It just happened... More 

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Mountainburg, Arkansas
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I love rustic artist point, the loud mouth bird, the breathtaking view, the local folk art, homemade jams and preserves. The old Indian Museum is kinda interesting. Arkansas diamonds are priced right. The owner is down to earth and very hospitable. Artist Point and Sky Vue Lodge, near Mountainburg, Chester, Mount Gaylor, Winslow...Absolutely, gorgeous views, especially in the fall. So... More 

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Bella Vista, Arkansas
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2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

The trail is currently closed due to someone uncovering a sweat bee nest. The shop owner said after the first frost it should be fine, but I would call first just to make sure! The shop was great but i'll update my rating after I visit the trail.

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

We enjoyed taking in the amazing view and picking up some snacks, listening and talking to the parrot, and purchasing beautiful souvenirs.

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West Fork, Arkansas
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

I love the homey ambience and the courteous service. The view out the back window over the valley is breathtaking, and it's just a place to stop a spell, rest, and stock up on jams and jellies.

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Benton, Arkansas
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15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

A truly wonderful view. Right beside the highway. No walking required. Fall colors are breath taking.;No need to go to New England.

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Talihina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

My last visit was more than 10 years ago. One of those locations I always wanted to stop at, but we never had the time. So, on my birthday I decided to drive the 2 hours to visit it. I was very dissapointed. It was too wet to hike down the trails, said the owners and the gift shop was... More 

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