Tagged: arkansas river trail

Register Now for the Big Dam Bridge 100

by Jess Ardrey 8/23/2016 5:17 pm

If you haven't registered for the largest cycling tour in Arkansas yet, the time is now.

Slideshow: As Broadway Bridge Rises, Drivers Plot New Route

by Sarah Campbell 8/1/2016 12:00 am

The steel pieces floating on barges in the Arkansas River at downtown North Little Rock look like “a giant Erector Set,” but by next summer they are expected to form the basket-handle arches of the new $98.4 million Broadway Bridge.

Riverdale Famous for Its Food and Abundant Outdoor Fun

by Greater Little Rock Guest Guide Staff 4/25/2016 12:00 am

Spacious and picturesque, Riverdale allows for recreation amid favorite local eateries and retailers.

5 of the Best Stops on the Arkansas River Trail

by Soirée Staff 4/20/2016 12:00 am

In case you haven’t looked at a calendar lately, it’s prime time for getting outside and enjoying the best of the season. These should do the trick

9 Things To See and Do on The Arkansas River Trail

by Blair Neel 4/6/2016 12:00 am

When the springtime sun is shining and a cool breeze is blowing, the Arkansas River Trail is a place for everyone.

Learn To Row in Central Arkansas

by Fit Staff 1/18/2016 8:44 am

RowAmerica North Little Rock offers rowing and fitness programs for all ages and abilities.

North Little Rock Raising Funds for River Trail Cleanup

by Jess Ardrey 1/6/2016 8:00 am

December showers bring a big ol' mess for the Arkansas River Trail System. Here's how you can help.

The Sprint Diaries: The Metro's Top Running Routes

by Jess Ardrey 11/10/2014 8:00 am

It's called The Natural State for a reason, you guys.

City Efforts to 'Close the Loop' on Arkansas River Trail Still Going Strong

by Jess Ardrey 10/27/2014 9:58 am

The Little Rock Sustainability Commission continues to work on ways to make the most of the trail, including videos of the potential renovations.

Hit the Trail: 3 Bike Rides to Take This Week

by Lauren James 4/22/2014 8:00 am

Take advantage of warmer temps by taking the trails on two wheels. Several trails wind their way through central Arkansas to suit riders of all levels. Here is a look at a few you can cruise on this week and weekend!

5 Spring Break Itineraries for Big Adventure in Little Rock

by Mandy Stanage Shoptaw 3/24/2014 8:01 am

Whether you’re dealing with budget issues or time constraints, sometimes leaving the city for a vacation just isn’t in the cards. This spring break, keep your family entertained with these mom-approved itineraries from Mandy Stanage Shoptaw; you can mix and match to make your own agenda or add in a spring break camp or workshop. Most importantly, have a fun and safe spring break with your family.

Little Rock Makes Outside Magazine's 2013 Best Towns List

by Lauren James 8/14/2013 8:00 am

Kiplinger.com and Forbes magazine have recognized Little Rock as a great place for business and to live. Now, it looks like the capital city is being recognized for its health benefits, as well, by Outside magazine.

Discover Arkansas: Find Yourself at Home in The Natural State

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/23/2012 12:00 am

There is a place for everyone in Arkansas, a 176-year-old state with a history and culture as colorful and diverse as its physical landscape. The deep woods of the Ozark Mountains, the wide-open farmlands of the Delta, the slow pace of small-town life or the conveniences and attractions of the big city — Arkansas has it all, including an endless supply of great food, good music, festivals, fishing, hunting, hiking and other recreational activities.

10 Can’t-miss Arkansas Adventures

by Amanda Hoelzeman 7/23/2012 12:00 am

No matter where in Arkansas you choose to retire or relocate, there’s a guaranteed adventure around every corner. Here, we’ve compiled a list of 10 of our favorites that run the gamut from quirky to quintessential.

Bike the Arkansas River Trail

by Little Rock Guest Guide Staff 4/9/2012 12:00 am

Taking a tour on two wheels in Little Rock and North Little Rock provides a unique perspective.

The Fast Lane: Bill Cobb of Stephens Insurance

by Amanda Hoelzeman 2/22/2012 5:00 pm

A senior vice president for Stephens Insurance, Cobb says biker-friendly lanes, trails, facilities and opportunities add to the quality-of-life amenities that people and businesses look for when choosing new sites for a business or home.

The Fast Lane: Judy Shelley of Flake & Kelley Commercial

by Amanda Hoelzeman 2/22/2012 5:00 pm

An executive with a firm that's a member of the U.S. Green Building Council, Shelley enjoys cycling with her husband on the Arkansas River Trail.

North Little Rock: Actually, It Is Easy Being Green (Green Initiatives (Over 20K) | Winner)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2011 12:00 am

The choice of North Little Rock as a 2011 City of Distinction in the category of green and energy conservation initiatives was an easy one. City government not only goes green itself, but encourages residents to go green. In fact, it makes it easy for them to do so.

President Clinton to Dedicate Bridge Friday, Appear at Old State House Saturday

by Karen Martin 9/28/2011 5:18 am

President Bill Clinton and Gov. Mike Beebe will speak at the dedication of the Clinton Presidential Park Bridge and Bill Clark Wetlands at 11 a.m. Friday (Sept. 30) at Clinton Presidential Park, 1200 President Clinton Ave., Little Rock. Clinton will also attend a celebration of the 20th anniversary of his announcement to run for president at 4 p.m. Saturday at the Old State House Museum.

Outdoor Excursions in Arkansas

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/11/2011 12:00 am

Arkansas’s gorgeous scenery has earned the state a well-deserved reputation as an outdoor enthusiast’s Shangri-la. And there’s no wonder why. Home to 600,000 acres of lakes, more than 9,000 miles of streams and rivers, two major mountain ranges and 52 state parks, Arkansas has something for everyone. Whether you seek tranquility, adventure or something in between, you’ll find it all in Arkansas.


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