Explore the natural beauty of the 15 counties in Eastern Arkansas that make up Arkansas Delta Byways. This region is linked by two National Scenic Byways: Crowley's Ridge Parkway and the Arkansas Great River Road. Visit local festivals, blues music events, farm tours , or take in regional museums that interpret the impact of such historic events as the de Soto expedition, Louisiana Purchase, Civil War, New Madrid Earthquake and the Flood of 1927. Sample local great tastes such as fried catfish and pork barbecue that convey the unique flavor of the Delta. Search the "Big Woods" for the Ivory-Billed Woodpecker, thought to be extinct for more than 60 years. Hunt for waterfowl, white-tailed deer or turkey in the many hunting areas that dot the Arkansas Delta. Fish for that big bass or your share of catfish and croppie. The 15 counties that make up Arkansas Delta Byways area Arkansas, Chicot, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, Cross, Desha, Drew, Greene, Lee, Mississippi, Monroe, Phillips, Poinsett and St. Francis. For a brochure of the area, please call the office or visit our website.