The local community Arft with its approximately 250 inhabitants is idyllically situated in the middle of an original heath landscape. The highest point is the Raßberg with 668 m above sea level. NN, at the foot of which is a small ski area. The Arfter Bach, one of the Nette's two source rivers, originates here. In addition to the eponymous town, there is the smaller district of Netterhöfe.