Arkansas Highway 290

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Highway 290 marker

Highway 290
Route information
Maintained by AHTD
Length: 10.06 mi[1] (16.19 km)
Major junctions
West end: Hwy. 7
  Hwy. 128
Hwy. 128, Hot Springs National Park
East end: Hwy. 171, Lake Catherine State Park
Location
Counties: Garland
Highway system
Hwy. 289 Hwy. 291

Arkansas Highway 290 (AR 290 and Hwy. 290) is an east–west state highway in Garland County, Arkansas. The route of 10.06 miles (16.19 km) runs from Highway 7 near Lake Hamilton east to Arkansas Highway 171 in Lake Catherine State Park.[2]

Route description[edit]

Highway 290 near Highway 128 south of Hot Springs

The route begins at Highway 7 in south Garland County near Lake Hamilton and runs east. The highway serves as a northern terminus for Highway 128 and continues east to give access to boat ramps and docks. After serving the unincorporated community of Red Oak, the route meets another alignment of AR 128. This segment runs north to enter Hot Springs State Park. The highway continues east to enter Lake Catherine State Park, ending at Highway 171.

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Garland County.

Location Mile[2] km Destinations Notes
  0.00 0.00 Hwy. 7 western terminus
  2.32 3.73 Hwy. 128 south
  6.53 10.51 Hwy. 128 north
Lake Catherine State Park 10.06 16.19 Hwy. 171 eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ Planning and Research Division (2010). "Arkansas Road Log Database" (Database). Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. Archived from the original on 23 June 2011. Retrieved June 9, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. General Highway Map (Map) (Garland County ed.). Archived from the original on 7 July 2011. http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/Counties/County%20PDFs/GarlandCounty.pdf. Retrieved August 8, 2011.