ARKANSAS WINE COUNTRY
Less than an hour from downtown Fort Smith, you can discover the "Wine Capital of Arkansas," in and around the quaint community of Altus, Arkansas.
Altus is the heart of scenic Arkansas Wine Country in the Arkansas River Valley. Visitors receive free tastings tours at award-winning vineyards and wineries, and can shop in their gift shops and dine in their restaurants. A splendid day trip from Fort Smith.
Chateau Aux Arc
Mount Bethel Winery
Post Familie Vineyards
Wiederkehr Wine Cellars
Arkansas Wine Country has been recognized in the United States and Common Market as unique to this special part of America. Lovingly tended vineyards surround the various wineries. Some of the facilities are designed in the Swiss alpine style, overlooking the Arkansas River Valley.