There are so many great things to do in Eureka Springs during these beautiful fall months. In fact, if you’re looking for an exceptionally beautiful train ride in Arkansas to take this fall, there’s nowhere better than Eureka Springs, home to the Eureka Springs and North Arkansas Railway. There’s plenty to see as you ride along through the Ozark Mountains, but the stunning views out the window aren’t the only reason to hope on this exceptionally beautiful train ride in Arkansas.
Eureka Springs is a charming Victorian town nestled in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, and soon, the fall colors will begin to pop. The Ozarks will transform from their seasonal greens of summer to the bright shades golds, oranges, and crimsons of fall. At the heart of it all is our beautiful top-rated Eureka Springs Bed and Breakfast. With just 5 romantic guest rooms and an unbeatable location just 2 blocks from downtown, you’ll want for nothing during your stay with us. Book your room at our Eureka Springs Bed and Breakfast today!
The Best Train Ride in Arkansas is in Eureka Springs
This fall, there’s no better place to get away and enjoy fall’s seasonal change of color than our Eureka Springs Bed and Breakfast. There are a lot of great hikes, bike rides, and scenic drives in the area, all of which will give an unparalleled opportunity to enjoy the magical beauty of fall in this area. But Eureka Springs is also home to the most beautiful train ride in Arkansas, along the Eureka Springs and North Arkansas Railway. The train has been operating since June 5 and will continue throughout the month of October and the fall peak of color. Not only is the trip beautiful, but it’s one of the easiest ways to enjoy Eureka Springs’ fall colors!
The beautiful fall colors out the window aren’t the only thing that makes a trip on the Eureka Springs and North Arkansas Railway the best train ride in Arkansas. Riding on these beautiful turn-of-the-century trains is a romantic throwback to a bygone era, and it’s a chance to slow down and appreciate what life used to be like in Eureka Springs. The Excursion Trains operate daily, leaving from Eureka Springs and traveling 4.5 miles to Junction.
As you progress along the route, you’ll get up close and personal with the vibrant colors of fall. The train passes through the colorful Ozark Mountains and over a historic bridge along the Leatherwood Creek. Your trip will also be narrated, allowing you to gain an appreciation for this area’s rich history.
The Eureka Springs & North Arkansas Railway also offers a dinner train on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays through October. These rides follow the same route as the typical excursions and take about 2 hours.
More Things to do in Eureka Springs This Fall
Of course, as fun as riding this incredible train ride in Arkansas, there are plenty of other things to see and do in the incredible town of Eureka Springs this fall. A few things we mentioned in our previous blog include the following:
- Take a hike. Favorites include Whitaker Point, Pigeon Creek on Lake Norfolk, the Pedestal Rocks trail, and the Kings Bluff trail.
- Hike and float the beautiful Buffalo National River.
- Visit Dogwood Canyon Nature Park.
- Go biking or hiking at Lake Leatherwood City Park.
- Take a scenic drive! Great options include the Scenic 7 Byway or the Pig Trail Scenic Byway.
- Fly through the air with Ozark Mountain Ziplines.
- Take in the views from the water on Belle of the Ozarks.
The Best Bed and Breakfast in Eureka Springs
As we mentioned before, riding along this incredible train ride in Arkansas is the perfect excuse to come stay with us for a few days at our Eureka Springs Bed and Breakfast. The splendor of fall is on full display at our Inn, including right here in our own gardens. Savor the tastes of fall each morning at breakfast, which is made from scratch and free of charge every morning of your stay.
Our Eureka Springs Bed and Breakfast truly excels in hospitality. You’ll feel the difference from the moment you step through our doors, and you’ll leave wanting to replicate this experience everywhere your travels may take you. This fall, let us show you the best of Eureka Springs. Book your room at our luxuriously romantic Inn today!