Magic Springs Theme & Water Park | I Am Hot Springs

Arkansas' only Theme & Water Park, located in beautiful Hot Springs, Arkansas, is definitely on the 'don't miss' list of attractions when traveling with kids or if you just like a little bit of excitement in your vacation! Big rides, ...

Thrill Rides: Big Adventure and AHHHH-mazing Views

As ‘America’s First Resort,’ Hot Springs is synonymous with rest and relaxation. For the more adventure minded, the city also offers some high-intensity, hair-raising fun where you can experience Arkansas’ biggest thrills along with the natural beauty.

Top 10 Things to Do in Hot Springs for Independence Day

Hot Springs, Arkansas has countless activities all Summer long, but we took this opportunity to collect all of the great activities in celebration of Independence Day! So many wonderful, family-friendly options to spark your interest and all guaranteed to be a ...

Arkansas Quartz - Can You Dig It?

Photo courtesy of Nichole Holze, @coleyraeh, luckeywanderers.com Nature’s perfection is spellbinding… the symmetry of a butterfly’s wings, the spiral of a seashell, the complexity of a silky spiderweb. Patterns found throughout the universe have captivated scientists and mathematicians for centuries ...

Hot Springs National Park Rangers | I Am Hot Springs

Hot Springs National Park is fantastically picturesque and definitely one-of-a-kind as National Parks go. We took thisdopportunity to hear from the people that maintain, protect and conserve this truly unique destination! What do they love most about Hot Springs? Hiking, ...

Anglers | I Am Hot Springs

The fishing is topnotch in Hot Springs and we met with a few anglers that explained to us why they love this region so much. Lake Catherine, Lake Hamilton and Lake Ouachita are all positioned closely making Hot Springs a ...

The "Reel" Deal - Fishing Hot Springs' Area Lakes

My kayak bobs up and down as I navigate the deep waters of Lake Ouachita, located just West of Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas. It’s a familiar place where I’ve spent countless hours – swimming, fishing, boating and camping. The ...

Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort | I Am Hot Springs

We meet with some of the wonderful people that make Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort an iconic Hot Springs Destination. Plan your visit year-round, as Oaklawn's legacy continues to grow with their new live craps and blackjack in the Casino and ...

The Arkansas Derby - Riding in Style

The horses spring from the starting gate like rockets from a launchpad, hooves pounding the dirt in a rhythmic drumming that silences the crowd, if only for a moment. The chatter fades and all eyes point toward the action. Then someone whoops. Someone hollers. The voices begin to rise, quickly and collectively, louder and louder until it’s a full blown roar as the horses cross the finish line.

Taking the Waters

Two parts hydrogen, one part oxygen. A seemingly simple compound, water is tasteless, odorless and colorless yet vital to life on Earth. We came from the water, our bodies are largely made of water and we need it to survive. ...