Four Seasons. More Fun.

Arkansas is the rare destination that offers four distinct seasons — from chilly winters to chipper springs, sultry summers to spectacular autumns. That means that no matter what type of weather you like, you can enjoy Arkansas. That said, our climate is mild in general, so the fun never stops around here. Get to know our seasons below and start planning the perfect Natural State escape!

Fall Foliage in Arkansas

Fall Foliage

Kaleidoscopic canopies and fall festivals. Nature hikes and campsites. Arkansas has a reputation for showing its true (brilliant) colors in the autumn season. There’s no better time and place to spend outside with friends and family. Use the latest fall foliage report to plan your trip.

Snowy cabin in Arkansas


Cozy cabins and toasty fireplaces. Top-notch trout fishing and splendid shopping. Arkansas is one cool winter destination for visitors of any age. Whether you want to relax indoors or seek adventure outdoors, you’ll love it here.

Spring flowers in Arkansas


Blooms and blossoms. Picnic blankets and picture-perfect scenery. Spring is a ripe time to spot local flora and fauna, float your favorite river or check out a farmers market in The Natural State.

Arkansas waterfall


Lazy lake days and road trips. Road trips and music festivals. Summer is when Arkansas truly shines, with public swimming holes, world-renowned museums, zip lines and so much more.