Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
FALL-FOLIAGE-UPDATE-GFX

Fall Foliage Updates

Peak Fall Foliage Predicted Dates: October 19th through November 4th.

Check back here weekly beginning in October, or sign up for our news updates for the latest information on Arkansas' and Oklahoma's most renowned fall foliage drive, the Talimena National Scenic Byway!

Talimena National Scenic Byway

Travel a short drive to the Talimena National Scenic Byway. Explore the golden valleys of a majestic byway and discover historic towns along the way. The Talimena Scenic Drive offers you more than 50 miles of the most breathtaking vistas our states have to offer. Plus, surrounding the Talimena Scenic Drive, you will find historic gateway towns with open arms and outstanding events to fill your days.

Explore the Byway this Year!

If you are looking for a day or a week to enjoy nature at its very best, be sure to mark the Talimena National Scenic Byway on your “must go to” list this year. Enjoy an adventure in the Winding Stair Mountain spanning from East Oklahoma to West Arkansas. Consume the majestic vistas, endless trails, multiple trailer camping locations, wildlife and the adventure of the winding drive across both states.

Be sure to come visit us at Talimena this weekend to “Live for the Experience” you will not forget.

The Talimena Scenic Byway is supported by The Talimena Scenic Byway Association and its Members. Become a sponsoring member of this program – Today!

explore-drive-gfx

Explore the Talimena Scenic Drive

The Talimena Scenic drive winds 54 miles along the crest of Rich Mountain and Winding Stair Mountain in the Ouachita National Forest (pronounced Wash-i-tah). If you can resist stopping to enjoy the many vistas and attractions along the way, the route takes 1 hour and 10 minutes to drive. A leisurely drive can take all day.

Plan your Talimena Adventure with our Interactive Map! Explore the vistas and trails, find your accommodations, discover places to eat and unique shopping destinations to help you plan your trip.

See the Majestic Byway of Talimena!

Visit Our Gateway Cities...

Talihina, Oklahoma

Talihina is the Village between the mountains and is the Gateway to the beautiful Talimena Scenic Drive and the Ouachita National Forest. In 1886...

Poteau, Oklahoma

Welcome to Poteau – If you’re headed here, you’re headed in the right direction! Poteau, Oklahoma is a city of almost 8,300...

Mena, Arkansas

Where Good Things Happen! Mena is located in the west central portion of Arkansas, nestled in the Ouachita Mountains with cascading streams,...

Support Our TSDA Members

P.O. Box 11110, Ft Smith, AR 72917
132 Driftcast Road, Broken Bow, OK, United States
74 Golf Course Road, Broken Bow, OK, United States
HC 60 Box 620, Clayton, OK 74536
705 Dallas St. Talihina, Ok 74571
113 East Doctor Martin Luther King Drive, Broken Bow, OK 74728, United States
209 Clayton Ave. Poteau, OK 74953
5179 Highway 88, Mena, AR 71953
cherry hill cafecherry hill cafe
479-394-1259
529 North 16th Avenue, Durant, OK 74701, United States
8909 East Beachton Road, Smithville, OK, United States
1146 U.S. 71, Mena, AR 71953, United States
(479) 394-7310(479) 394-7310
24563 OK-144, Smithville, OK 74957, United States
52760 U.S. Hwy 59, Hodgen, Oklahoma 74939, United States
612 Garrison Avenue, Fort Smith, AR 72901, United States
501 East 1st Street, Heavener, OK, United States
501 West 1st Street, Heavener, OK, United States
91865332009186533200
91864762839186476283
9186534577
104 Church Street, Talihina, OK, United States
940-372-1188940-372-1188
6613 N. US Hwy 259, Broken Bow, OK 74728
1002 Hwy 2 N., Wilburton, OK 74578
35740 U.S. Highway 59 S, Poteau, OK 74953-4212
113 Martin Luther King Dr, Broken Bow, OK 74728
2102 Hwy 71 S., Mena, AR 71953
479-394-1100479-394-1100
Showing 1 - 40 of 66 results

Explore the Byway...

thumb3

Explore the Drive with our interactive map and plan your perfect vacation.

Photo Gallery...

thumb1

See for yourself the magnificent scenery and stunning views.

Pick an Adventure...

thumb2

Discover the attractions along the Drive & the best times to visit.