10 Best Places to Propose in Arkansas (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Arkansas is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beautiful lakes, gardens, parks, natural scenic beauty, or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. This guide describes some of the best places in Arkansas to ask that special woman or man to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Arkansas
  • Garvin Woodlands Gardens, Hot Springs
  • Mount Magazine State Park
  • Petit Jean State Park
  • Beautiful Lakes
  • Lake Ouachita
  • Greers Ferry Lake
  • Outdoor Locations to Propose in Arkansas
  • Hot Springs National Park
  • Buffalo National River
  • Eureka Springs
  • Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
  • Ozark National Forest
  • Lake Hamilton
  • Best Places to Propose in Arkansas


Romantic Locations in Arkansas

1. Garvan Woodland Gardens, Hot Springs

This enchanting botanical garden features a variety of stunning landscapes, including blooming gardens, tranquil waterfalls, and romantic walking trails, providing the perfect backdrop for a romantic proposal.




2. Mount Magazine State Park

As the highest point in Arkansas, Mount Magazine offers breathtaking views and opportunities for hiking and exploring. Choose a scenic overlook or a quiet spot along one of the trails to pop the question.


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3. Petit Jean State Park

This park features stunning vistas, waterfalls, and hiking trails, providing plenty of options for a memorable proposal. 


Beautiful Lakes

3. Lake Ouachita

As one of the largest lakes in the state, Lake Ouachita offers numerous secluded coves and scenic spots along its shoreline where you can pop the question. Instead of asking this ultimate question verbally, make a visual proposal by spelling out “Will You Marry Me?” in a unique way.



4. Greers Ferry Lake

This lake is known for its clear blue waters and scenic beauty. You can propose at one of the lake's many overlooks or on a boat cruise for a unique and romantic experience.





Outdoor Locations to Propose in Arkansas

Arkansas is full of romantic gardens, trails, and mountains. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal on a romantic walk, viewing parks or enjoying a glass of wine or champagne in a secluded spot for the perfect proposal.

5. Hot Springs National Park

This national park is renowned for its natural hot springs and stunning landscapes. You can propose amidst the picturesque scenery, perhaps near the historic Bathhouse Row or on one of the park's hiking trails.


6. Buffalo National River

If you and your partner are nature enthusiasts, proposing along the Buffalo National River, known for its pristine beauty and clear waters, could be an unforgettable experience.


7. Eureka Springs

This charming and historic town is filled with Victorian-style architecture and offers many romantic spots, such as Lover's Leap or on a romantic carriage ride through the city.


8. Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

If you and your partner appreciate art and culture, consider proposing at this renowned museum in Bentonville, surrounded by beautiful artwork and tranquil landscapes.


9. Ozark National Forest

With its sprawling wilderness and scenic beauty, the Ozark National Forest provides numerous private and intimate spots for a proposal.


10. Lake Hamilton

Located near Hot Springs, Lake Hamilton offers a mix of natural beauty and recreational opportunities. You can propose at one of the lakefront parks or from a private lakeside cabin.


Best Places to Propose in Arkansas

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, Arkansas has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.




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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.


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