Make Mena, Arkansas your “Basecamp for Mountain Adventures.” Nestled in the Ouachita Mountains with cascading streams, fish-filled lakes, and over a million acres of pristine forests. Discover thrilling outdoor adventure including ATVing, hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, biking, canoeing, kayaking, and motorcycling. Experience Mena’s eclectic mix of small-town Southern hospitality, alive with culture, scenic beauty, and history. Enjoy antiquing, boutique shopping, arts and crafts exhibits, plays, and music. Annual events include the Lum & Abner Festival and the Queen Wilhelmina Rod Run. Mena is the starting point for the Talimena National Scenic Byway and home of the Queen Wilhelmina State Park.