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The 15 Most Instagrammable Spots In Little Rock, Arkansas

This outdoorsy capital will rock your photo feed.
08/18/2017 11:07am ET | Updated September 21, 2017
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Travel pros agree that Little Rock, Arkansas is a total charmer. A wooded wonderland on the Arkansas River, this state capital offers outdoor adventures, historic tours and big-league dining experiences, all with a small-town feel.

Before you visit, it’s key to know where to get a great Instagram photo in and around Rock City. Exploring images of Little Rock can even help you decide which spots to hit on your trip. Find some of our favorites below.

1
Arkansas River Trail
Keep your camera poised to catch cardinals, deer, groundhogs and more as you explore this 88-mile trail through Little Rock and beyond. You'll also get to cross the famed Clinton Presidential Bridge.
2
Zaza Pizza

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One of the top pizza places in town, Zaza dishes up wood-fired pies that shine in close-up shots. Visitors say they taste as good as they look.
3
Big Dam Bridge
The longest pedestrian bride in North America offers 4,426 feet of walkable, bike-friendly trail. Sunset is the perfect time to snag an incredible landscape pic.
4
Cajun's Wharf

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Kick back with some catfish chips, and enjoy free live music on this deck overlooking the Arkansas River. The panorama is worth a post, for sure.
5
Pinnacle Mountain State Park

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Take a 30-minute drive out of Little Rock to this wonderland of hiking trails with an arboretum and open fields. Hikers say the views can't be beat, and Instagrammers seem to agree.
6
Mugs Cafe

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This charming cafe stands out on Instagram with mouthwatering photos of baked goods and coffee. Get a birds-eye view of the $5 pancakes, only on Saturdays, to make your friends truly jealous.
7
The Capital Hotel
This major Little Rock landmark hosted President Ulysses S. Grant in 1876. Today's visitors say the service inside is unmatched, and a recent remodel makes the exterior incredibly photo-worthy.
8
The Root

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This community gathering spot sources all its ingredients locally, which means the menu is a constant showcase of seasonal delights. Snap a portrait with their quirky outdoor mural before leaving.
9
Moss Mountain Farm
Head up the road to Roland, Arkansas for a tour of gardening extraordinaire P. Allen Smith's majestic estate, which boasts vegetable gardens, a farmhouse and an impressive flock of poultry. Then post that nature pic you've always dreamed about.
10
The Pantry Crest

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This German and Czech eatery serves classics like schnitzel and goulash with a hefty side of ambiance. Come for the bratwurst, and stay for a snap of the twinkly-lit exterior.
11
Junction Bridge

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While it offers stunning views from 40 feet above the Arkansas River, this historic bridge is photo-worthy in its own right: The Union Pacific Railroad used it from 1899 through the '80s, and its nighttime lights are a dazzling modern touch.
12
Wildwood Park for the Arts

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This 104-acre woodland park hosts festivals, weddings, plays and concerts. Explore their collection of gardens and trails to get the perfect shot.
13
The Promenade at Chenal
This breezy outdoor mall boasts a stellar lineup of upscale shops and restaurants. Their welcome sign is irresistibly photogenic.
14
Riverfront Park
Explore 13 acres of wetlands, a sculpture garden and the site of a Union Army fort at this massive public space on the Arkansas River. You'll get a stellar snap of Rock City when the sun goes down.
15
Lost Forty Brewing

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"A big cast of characters" serves up craft beers at this spot near the Entertainment District, according to the Little Rock Visitors Bureau. Tourist photos out front are a must.

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