Brookfield Senior Living and Memory Care is proud to provide Arkansas seniors with a top-rated senior living experience, as well as ample opportunities to explore the community around them.
At Brookfield, we love helping our residents get the most out of life–and that means getting outside and enjoying some of the amazing activities in Arkansas. Check out some of the best springtime experiences in Hot Springs and surrounding areas below.
The Grand Promenade
Located in Hot Springs National Park
This beautiful, paved brick walking path is the perfect spot for seniors to take in the sights and sounds of springtime in Hot Springs, Arkansas.
The Grand Promenade is a half-mile trail located inside Hot Springs National Park, between Bathhouse Row and the distant mountains. The walking path is flat and only slightly inclined, making it great, easy exercise for people of all mobility levels. The park features a variety of trees, plants and flowers, as well as a variety of local bird species. The trail is dotted with benches, so seniors can stop and rest while taking in the breathtaking view.
Downtown Hot Springs, AR
Downtown Hot Springs, Arkansas is nationally famous for good reason. The main thoroughfare, Central Avenue, offers shopping, art, amazing restaurants, live music and breathtaking natural beauty. The thermal springs for which the town is named power the thermal baths at Buckstaff Bathhouse, while the Fordyce Bathhouse houses the Hot Springs National Park Visitor Center.
You can also visit the Gangster Museum or take in the art at a number of art galleries.
Downtown Hot Springs also offers a variety of springtime events, including Arts & the Park and the Historic Downtown Farmers’ Market.
Lake Catherine State Park
1200 Catherine Park Road
Hot Springs, AR 71913
Lake Catherine is one of the five lakes in the Ouachita Mountains, and offers stunning views for visitors–whether you’re boating or not.
Boat rentals are available year-round, and the park offers a variety of walking trails for people of all abilities.
There is also a variety of outdoor activities available, including boat tours, guided hikes and fishing. There is also a fully-accessible cabin that offers porch views of the lake.
Hot Springs Mountain Tower
401 Hot Springs Mountain Dr, Hot Springs, AR 71901
The Hot Springs Mountain Tower is a 216-foot tall steel observation tower inside Hot Springs National Park.
The elevator takes visitors all the way to the top floor, where you’ll enjoy stunning views of the Ouachita Mountains and Hot Springs countryside. On the bottom floor, you can read about the history of the tower through local exhibits or visit the gift shop.
Brookfield Senior Living and Memory Care in Arkansas
Springtime in Hot Springs is a great opportunity to enjoy nature and the warmer temperatures. Brookfield Senior Living is proud to support our residents’ adventurous sides with regular trips and recreational outings.
Are you an Arkansas senior searching for a comfortable, vibrant community? Contact us today to schedule a tour or to learn more about our locations!