- TripBuzz found 2 things to do with kids in or near Altus, Arkansas, including 1 fun activity for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Paris.
- From Altus Heritage Museum to Mount Magazine State Park, the Altus area offers 30 different types of family activities, including: Specialty Museums, Parks, National & State Parks and Bowling.
- Housed between the Ozark and Ouachita Mountains, Altus is home to several wineries. This Arkansas town is just a short drive from Fort Smith, and the city is also home to numerous national historic landmarks including the Our Lady of Perpetual Help (or St. Mary's) Catholic Church and the Missouri-Pacific Depot.
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16878 Highway 309 South, Paris, AR 72855 MoreLess Info
Mount Magazine State Park is a place for sightseeing, exploring, and studying nature. It is a destination for outdoor sports enthusiasts. Visitors can do hiking, rock climbing, rappelling, hang gliding, mountain biking, horseback riding, and backpacking.
This is the twenty-third state park of Arkansas when it opened in 1967 but in 2008, it has become the newest state park of Arkansas when it re-opened in a new location with entirely new facilities which includes among others a HD satellite TV.
Artist Point features breathtaking view from its observation deck. The gift shop has a variety of items, including handmade dolls, Indian artifacts, homemade jams and jellies which are all produced by local craftsmen.
Located on Lake Dardanelle, Piney Bay Recreation Area is situated on wooded and hilly terrain with access to the lake for fishing, swimming and boating. The park provides campsites, picnic areas, a children's playground and an amphitheater.
Blakemore Field is a multi-purpose football and soccer field located at Van Buren High School. The all grass field and track area plays host to the local school's regularly scheduled athletics, as well as scheduled special band performances.
A small lake offers relaxing scenery at the Van Buren Municipal Park even though the lake itself is off limits to the public. The park as a whole features two separate playgrounds, a baseball field, covered picnic tables, and a running trail around the lake.
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8300 Wells Lake Road, Fort Smith, AR 72916 MoreLess Info
Located at Fort Smith, the Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center features various exhibits and displays dedicated to plants and wildlife. Along with birdwatching, it is a common venue for fishing and canoeing.