Talimena National Scenic Byway
Just outside of Mena, AR is the Talimena Scenic Byway, where you will enjoy stunning views of large sweeping valleys and discover historic towns along the way. As you follow the ridgetops of the Ouachita Mountains for more than 50 miles you will experience some of the most stunning vistas anywhere in this part of the country. As you drive from Mena to Talihina you will ride along the crest of Rich Mountain and Winding Stair Mountain through the Ouachita National Forest. The route approximately takes 1 hour and 15 minutes to drive.