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Hot springs my

Great area lots of information about area. Nice pace for enjoying the natural beauty of the... read more

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kathy b
Chaffee, Missouri
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The Beauty of Hot Springs

The Mountain is grand and the views are spectacular in the Spring and Fall. The view of the night... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hot Springs, Arkansas
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“pretty drive”(6 reviews)
Great views can be had from the observation tower atop this mountain.
401 Hot Springs Mountain Dr, Hot Springs, AR 71901
+1 501-881-4020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great area lots of information about area. Nice pace for enjoying the natural beauty of the mountains. Hood value for time spent

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kathy b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Mountain is grand and the views are spectacular in the Spring and Fall. The view of the night lights from West Mountain is magnificent as they sparkle light diamonds in the night. There are trails that you can hike up and down the mountain...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Anazeteo
Reviewed January 15, 2019

If the weather is nice, this is a nice drive with a few great views of the area. If you are in town, this drive is great for reaching hiking areas, overlooks and the tower.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travel_junkie479
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

We stayed at the Arlington and used the trail close by to get to the tower. Beautiful and historic place. We enjoyed the hike, which was pretty easy I would say. Once you reach the tower you use the elevator to get up to the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank ulis2013
Reviewed December 15, 2018

When most people think of Hot Springs National Park they most likely associate it with Bathhouse Row and the urban tourist experience along Central Ave that is a different kind of experience from other national parks. While this is mostly correct, Hot Springs Mountain offers...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Steve1362
Reviewed November 12, 2018

This is a pretty drive on a winding road with hairpin turns to the top of the mountain where there are great views everywhere you look. After you get to the top you should take the elevator to the top of the tower to get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank houstonnative47
Reviewed November 6, 2018

It is a small town for the weekend with lots of trecking options and lots of traditional baths with the long history. Tip: Bring your rubber sleepers and trunks along else its an added expense for bath

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank joshicertain
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Enjoy a nice, quiet drive and enjoy the views from several stopping points. There’s also a nice spot for a picnic. Great drive for just a peaceful getaway.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ladygreyhound33
Reviewed November 6, 2018

It is amazing how BEAUTIFUL you can admire the foliage of the valleys and mountains no matter if is Spring or Summer. You can see Hot Springs, Arkansas town and discover streets that you will love to see their Architecture and stories during civil war.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank nmagaly4
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views on this winding one way road. We went to the loop and stopped at the overlooks. It was a perfect day. The fall colors were perfect! We didn’t go into look out tower. We parked just down below and walked around taking pics...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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May 31, 2018|
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Response from Jaine L | Reviewed this property |
There are trails which cost nothing. However, there is the Hot Springs Mountain Tower the cost for that is $8.00 for adults (12 and over), there is a discount for seniors, children 11 and under and military.
November 2, 2017|
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Response from Sheila B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is an elevator to take to the top and you do drive to get to the visitor center to get to the elevator.
Kathy B
February 26, 2017|
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Response from 180glorias | Reviewed this property |
not sure why but it is in Arkansas and it has some pretty awesome views there