If you only have an hour:
-Tour the historic Fordyce Bathhouse
-See (taste and feel if you want) the hot springs
If you have half a day:
-Tour the historic Fordyce Bathhouse and watch the park movie, Valley of Vapors, and the bathing video. Ask about guided tours.
-Visit the park store, Bathhouse Row Emporium, in the Lamar Bathhouse.
-Stroll through the Bathhouse Row National Historic Landmark District which includes the Grand Promenade.
-Experience the thermal water: Take a traditional bath at the Buckstaff Bathhouse (first come, first serve) or a modern spa experience at the Quapaw Baths and Spa (reservation may be required).
-Hike to the Mountain Tower.
If you have all day or more:
-Do all of the above
-Drive the park's scenic mountain roads
-Plan a picnic at one of the park picnic areas
-Take a hike
If you have an emergency while visiting the park, please call our Law Enforcement Dispatch at 501-620-6739.