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Hot Springs Mountain

Hot Springs, AR
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Ranked #8 of 38 attractions in Hot Springs
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Mountains
Description: Great views can be had from the observation tower atop this mountain.
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Boca Raton, Florida, United States
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135 reviews 135 reviews
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW via mobile

Hot Springs Mountain is in Hot Springs National Park. The tower on top of the mountain is about 200 feet high and the views from the third floor are really great. The second floor has equally good view and lots of good displays. This is a don't miss attraction.

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Rowlett, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

DO NOT MISS THIS!! go to all the mountain overlooks for the best in panoramic joy! Cameras are an absolute must, yes there are thousands of photos of the area but none like the ones you take yourself. Take that hike you always wanted to do and just be in the spirit of nature. You will not be disappointed in... More

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Conroe, Texas
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

You can drive to the top - or walk up from the bottom - but my suggestion is to drive. The walking areas are nice and maintained - but it is not a casual stroll at more than a mile and all vertical. Great views from the top ... parking is limited.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My husband and I hiked this mountain a couple times during our stay. There are several trails so we went a different route each time. Even got turned around coming down the mountain and ended up back at the top! Haha! Nice little adventure. And great view!

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Dallas, Texas
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4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Highly recommend hiking to the top and going up in the observation tower. Amazing view and a good 1.5 mi trek up the mountain. Beautiful trail - even saw a few white tailed deer!

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Hot springs
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

What a great way to see Hot Springs. Kids really enjoyed it. Coupons everywhere for a discount to get in. We really liked it.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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185 reviews 185 reviews
41 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Repairs and updates are needed at this tower. The drive is beautiful but the tower was kind of gross. The 2nd floor had 2 buckets catching dripping water from an A/C unit with no signs of being repaired soon. That whole floor was musty and carpet needs to be replaced, A/C fixed, walls painted. The upper area had good views... More

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Conway, Arkansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I shouldn't say, but it looks like a giant male part of the body. During my visit the second floor ceiling was leaking. It's a great place to go get some photos and the breeze on the top was very nice. It's a place I'll visit but forget all about it when I go home.

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Mustang, Oklahoma
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The drive up is really beautiful and if we had more time we would have liked to hike up. The tower was also worth checking out! The trees are great and you can see all kinds of wildlife. Worth the stop!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Enjoyed the view! Wish the sun would of been out. But it was absolutely awesome to see over the town at that height. And the drive going up is very neat.. The kids laughed almost the whole time.

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