Arkansas Highway 272

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Highway 272 marker

Highway 272
Route information
Maintained by AHTD
Length: 1.6 mi[1] (2.6 km)
Major junctions
West end: Arkansas 88.svg AR 88
East end: US 270.svgUS 59.svg US-270/US-59
Counties: Polk
Highway system
US 271 AR 273

Arkansas Highway 272 (AR 272 and Hwy. 272) is a 1.6 mile (2.6 km) long highway in western Arkansas, about 12 miles northwest of Mena. The highway is within Polk County for its entire length.[1] The western terminus of the route is at Arkansas Highway 88 in Queen Wilhelmina State Park, near the summit of Rich Mountain. The eastern terminus is at the concurrency of U.S. Route 270 and U.S. Route 59. The highway gains over 650 feet (200 m) along its course.


  1. ^ a b Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD Polk County Map, retrieved on July 23, 2009.