Hot Springs National Park

Superintendent Name: 
Josie Fernandez

Situated in the oak-pine forest Ouachita Mountains, Arkansas's Hot Springs National Park is a four season destination. Whether a romantic weekend getaway or a family trip, this national park offers a combination of relaxation and exploration in a historic and natural setting. Coined "the American Spa", the therapeutic waters of this national park have lured tourists for over 200 years.

Park Acreage: 
5550
Highest Point: 
Music Mountain
Highest Point Elevation: 
1410 feet
Visitor Count: 
1273456
Visitor Count Year Recorded: 
2006
Has Volunteer Program: 
Yes
Has Recycling: 
Yes
Has Shuttle System: 
Yes
Park Sights: 
Bathhouse Row; Grand Promenade; Fordyce Bathhouse; Gulpha Creek; North Mountain Drive; West Mountain Drive
Endangered Species: 
None
Entrance Fees: 
Free
Nearest Major City: 
Hot Springs, AR
Gateway Communities: 
Royal, AR; Mountain, AR; Lonsdale, AR; Pearcy, AR; Hot Springs Village, AR; Bismarck, AR; Bonnerdale, AR; Malvern, AR; Jessieville, AR
Nearby Airports: 
Hot Springs Memorial Field (HOT); Little Rock National Airport (LIT)