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4.07 out of 5 Rider Rating 4.07
15 Reviews

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By Guest (0 McR Points) on Oct 31, 2007

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Guest
April 24, 2008
Highway 62 is a good ride but there are many much…
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July 30, 2010
The eastern half of this route (from Gateway to…
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Written Directions

Hwy 62 runs from Rogers Arkansas over to Eureka Springs. The last seventeen miles between Gateway and Eureka Springs is the best. If you are coming from Missouri take hwy 37 south out of Monett MO. down thru Seligman MO. into Gateway then east on Hwy 62.

Scenery

This short stretch of road is before Eureka Springs Arkansas. It is one of the most scenic stretches of roads in all of northwest Arkansas - you won't be disappointed.

Drive Enjoyment

17 miles of curves and switch backs make this road a must for those in the area. They even have signs on some of the curves "BIKERS BEWARE".

Tourism Opportunities

Euerka Springs has become a gathering spot for bikers. With several "Bikers ONLY" hotels and leather shops it is a happening place for those of us on two wheels. Note: Eureka Springs has started cracking down on loud pipes, ticketing those ribbing their engines.

Motorcycle Road Additional info

- View the weather forecast for this area from Yahoo weather .

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The Northwest Arkansas Tour on Highway 62
The Northwest Arkansas Tour on Highway 62
The Northwest Arkansas Tour on Highway 62
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Guest
April 24, 2008
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Motorcycle Type : Other
Highway 62 is a good ride but there are many much better just a stones throw off of highway 62. Be aware of LEO's and mind the speeds on turns.
The map makes note of a crackdown in Eureka on loud pipes. The police are now carrying decibel meters. If you drive on Spring Street and rap your pipes you will be ticketed. Ride as quietly as your bike permits.
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July 30, 2010
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Motorcycle Type : Cruiser
The eastern half of this route (from Gateway to Eureka Springs) is always the first thing we see when we come to AR (and the last we see when we leave!). We can feel the stress melt away. The road is really nice. Not too challenging, but there are a few pretty tight turns as you near ES. The farther east you get, the more you start to see the big bluffs & valleys.
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red bud
December 4, 2019
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Motorcycle Type : Cruiser
definity stop by eureka springs, have a cold one at the cat house lounge
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