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Top 10 Things for Cruisin in the Springs

Gorgeous scenic overlooks and winding roads through lush mountains. Thermal water brews to wet your whistle and hot spots for delicious food to fill you up at the end of your ride. Just a few reasons Hot Springs should be your next bike destination! Start planning your motorcycle cruise to the Spa City with our handy guide of top 10 must do's for the avid biker.

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10. Scenic Hwy 7

National Scenic 7 Byway

Take a journey down Arkansas' first state-designated scenic byway! A gorgeous ride through pine forests and into the Ouachita Mountains. Stop to see the various overlooks along the way for a truly memorable trip.



Learn Some History at the Fordyce

The Fordyce Bathhouse is a wealth of information when it comes to Hot Springs history. Take a guided tour or browse at your own pace with a self guided tour through this preserved in time historic bathhouse.


Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort

Oaklawn has been around since 1904 and its still one of the most fun places to be in Hot Springs! Whether you're betting the ponies during race season or playing table games in the casino - its sure to be a great time!2705 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR



Quapaw Baths & Spa

Decompress after your ride with a hot soak in the thermal spring waters of the Quapaw Bathhouse. Or maybe indulge in a massage for a full pampering.


Old Crow Chili Parlor

Craft beer, mixed drinks and farm to table food. That's how Old Crow Chili Parlor rolls! They even have a small produce and meat market for crafting your own dishes while in town. Pop in during Bike Week to try a baked potato covered in their award winning chili and an ice cold brew. Yum!

120 Ouachita Avenue, Hot Springs, AR


West Mountain View5. West Mountain Overlook

Cruise on up to the top of West Mountain this Bike Week for an iconic view of the Mountain Tower and Hot Springs Mountain. This scenic stop is one not to miss! 


4. Superior Bathhouse Brewery

Superior Bathhouse Brewery

So you've soaked in the springs, how about some unique refreshments? Superior Bathhouse Brewery is the only brewery in the world to utilize thermal spring water in their beer. Sit back and enjoy a flight of their hot springs on tap, inside a historic former-bathhouse right in Hot Springs National Park.

329 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR


Cruise Central Avenue 3. Cruise Central Avenue

Hop on your bike and head down Central Avenue! Take in the hustle & bustle that is downtown Hot Springs. Restaurants, shopping and nightlife on one side. National Park life and historic bathhouses on the other.

A truly unique experience!


2. Best CafeBreakfast at the Best Cafe

Opened originally back in 1933, the Best Cafe is newly renovated and opened its doors with a delicious breakfast you shouldn't pass up! Bourbon French Toast, Cream Cheese Omelets, Andouille Sausage and of course a Cathead biscuit are calling your name!

Open daily from 7am-2pm.

638 Ouachita Avenue, Hot Springs, AR


Hot Springs Mountain View1. Hot Springs Mountain View

Before you ride out of town, make sure you take your bike all the way up Hot Springs Mountain. You can head inside the Mountain Tower and get a birds-eye view, or simply take a quick stop at the different breathtaking viewpoints from the seat of your bike.


 

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