Encompassed by forested hilltops and open valleys, the town of Waldron is situated in Scott County, fifty miles south of Fort Smith. The small town charm and laidback atmosphere of Waldron amidst the Ouachita Mountains and the Ouachita National Forest attracts tourists from all over the region. The woodlands provide an excellent setting for Camping, trekking, angling, picturesque driving and other outdoor recreational activities. TheLake Hinkleis renowned for being an exceptional fishing venue. In June and October, bluegrass fans converge on theTurkey Track Bluegrass Park,to witness mind blowing bluegrass acts.