Road Information

Total Mileage in State: 143 miles
Eastern End: At I-40, in North Little Rock
Western End: At Texas state line
Mileage covered in Photos: 137 miles
Counties covered in Photos: Miller, Hempstead, Nevada, Clark, Hot Spring, Saline, Pulaski
Major Junctions in Photos: US 70, near Benton
I-430, near Little Rock
I-440, near Little RockĀ 
Control Cities in Photos: Texarkana, Prescott, Benton, Little Rock

Eastbound

   

Interstate 30 East approaching Exit 1 - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 1: Jefferson Ave  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Arkansas welcome sign on Interstate 30 East as you enter from Texas.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 1.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 2: AR 245 - Airport  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Speed limit signs near mile marker 3. The speed limit on most rural Interstates in Arkansas is 70 mph for all traffic. They used to have the 65 mph truck speed limit seen here, but this split speed limit law has since been eliminated. (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 5.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 7: AR 108 - Mandeville  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at the Rest Area / Arkansas Welcome Center Located just past mile marker 7.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Mileage sign located near mile marker 8. It's 24 miles to Hope and 134 miles to Little Rock.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 9.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 11.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 12: US 67 - Fulton  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 13.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 16.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 18: Fulton  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 21.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 23.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 25.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at the Weigh Station located near mile marker 26.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use Exit 30 for President William Jefferson Clinton Birthplace Home National Historic Site.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use either of the next 2 exits to get to Hope.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Also use Exit 30 for Historic Washington State Park and Millwood State Park.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 30: US 278 - Hope / Nashville  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use Exit 31 for University of Arkansas Community College at Hope.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Also use Exit 31 for the Hope Migrant Farm Labor Center. Sorry about the blurriness of this picture. The lack of sunlight and light rain was posing a road photography challenge at the time.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 31: AR 29 - Hope  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Another set of speed limit signs located near mile marker 31.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Mileage sign located near mile marker 31. It's 9 miles to Emmet and 108 miles to Little Rock.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 32.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East approaching Exit 36 - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 36: AR 299 - Emmet  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 37.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 38.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 40.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use either of the next 2 exits to get to Prescott.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 44: US 371 / AR 24 - Prescott  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use Exit 46 for Crater of Diamonds and White Oak Lake State Parks.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 46: AR 19 - Prescott  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 48.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 52.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 54: AR 51 - Okolona / Gurdon  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East shield sign located near mile marker 54.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 56.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at the Rest Area located near mile marker 56.5.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 58.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 60.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 61.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 63: AR 53 - Gurdon  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 64.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 69: AR 26 East - Gum Springs  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 71.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use Exit 73 for Ouachita Baptist University and Henderson State University.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 73: AR 8 / AR 26 / AR 51 - Arkadelphia  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 75.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 76.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use Exit 78 for Hot Springs National Park and DeGray Lake Resort State Park.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 78: AR 7 - Caddo Valley / Hot Springs  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 79.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 81.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 83: AR 283 - Friendship  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 84.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 88.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 91: AR 84 - Social Hill  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 92.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at the Rest Area located on the left near mile marker 93.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 93.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use any of the next 3 exits to get to Malvern.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use Exit 97 for Lake Catherine State Park.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 97: AR 84 / AR 171  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use Exit 98A for College of the Ouachitas.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 98A: US 270B East - Malvern  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 98B: US 270 West - Hot Springs  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use Exit 99 to get to Sheridan and Pine Bluff.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 99: US 270 East - Malvern  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 100.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Mileage sign located near mile marker 100.5. It's 10 miles to the junction of US 70 and Little Rock is 41 miles ahead.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 101.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 103.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use Exit 106 to get to Glen Rose.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 106: Old Military Road  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 109.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 111: US 70 West - Hot Springs  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at the Commercial Vehicle Inspection Station located near mile marker 112.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use Exit 114 to get to Haskell.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 114: US 67 South - Arkansas Health Center  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use any of the next 4 exits to get to Benton.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 116: Sevier St / South St  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use Exit 117 for UALR - Benton Center.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 117: AR 5 / AR 35 - Benton  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 118: Congo Road  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 119.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 120.  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 121: Alcoa Road  (Photo taken 9/22/11).

Use Exit 123 to get to Reynolds Rd.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 123: AR 183 - Bryant / Bauxite  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 123.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Use Exit 126 for Pulaski Tech College and Little Rock South Center.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 126: AR 111 - Alexander Rd / Alexander  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 127.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East approaching Exit 129 - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Just before Exit 128, the speed limit drops to 65 mph.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 128: Mabelvale West Rd / Otter Creek Rd  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 129: Interstate 430 North - Fort Smith  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Use Exit 130 for the Arkansas Hwy and Trans Dept Central Offices.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 130: AR 338 - Baseline Rd / Mabelvale  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 131.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 131: Chicot Rd  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Use Exit 132 for University of Arkansas at Little Rock and the State Fairgrounds.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 132: US 70B East - University Avenue  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Use Exit 133 for the State Police Headquarters.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 133: Geyer Springs Road. Sorry about this photo. The sunrise to the east made things a little tricky.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Use Exit 134 for Metropolitan Vo Tech School.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 134: Scott Hamilton Drive  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 135: 65th St  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East assurance shield located near mile marker 135.5.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East: Road view from mile marker 136.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East approaching Exit 138A - 3/4 mile.  (Photo taken 9/23/11).

Interstate 30 East at Exit 138A: Interstate 440 East - Little Rock National Airport / Little Rock River Port / Memphis  (Photo taken 9/23/11).