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1,385 mi 2,229 km of trail 22 Recommended Routes

Gems 15 Gems Easy Trails 117 Trails Intermediate Trails 312 Trails Hard Trails 44 Trails
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Gems in Arkansas - 15

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gem Favorite Hemmed In Hollow Falls

Hemmed In Hollow

(9) Jasper, AR
gem Favorite Looking off the west summit.

Pinnacle Mountain Summit

(10) Maumelle, AR
gem Favorite Thunderhead over Rich Mountain.

Black Fork Peak Overlook

(1) Mena, AR
gem Favorite Triple Falls after a rain.

Twin (Triple) Falls

(8) Jasper, AR
gem Favorite Glory Hole Falls

Glory Hole Falls

(8) Jasper, AR
gem Favorite Twin Falls (from below)

Arch Caves and Sandstone Castles

(2) Marshall, AR
gem Favorite This is a view of the trail from the top of the tower. You can see it extending from the left hand side down the hill.

Hot Springs Mountain Tower

(11) Hot Spr…, AR
gem Favorite Thunder Canyon Falls (Fantasy Falls)

Thunder Canyon Falls

(4) Jasper, AR

Recommended Routes in Arkansas - 21

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Favorite Winding Stairs section of the Eagle Rock Loop
Difficult

ERL- Eagle Rock Loop

25.5 mi 41.0 km 2,505' Up 763.42 m Up 2,511' Down 765.37 m Down

Dierks, AR
Favorite Yellow Rock Trail
Intermediate

Yellow Rock Trail - Devil's Den State Park

3.0 mi 4.9 km 447' Up 136.29 m Up 448' Down 136.58 m Down

West Fork, AR
Favorite Hiking the trail.
Intermediate

Tanyard Creek Loop

1.6 mi 2.6 km 142' Up 43.33 m Up 142' Down 43.28 m Down

Bella V…, AR
Favorite Beneath Big Creek Cave Falls
Intermediate

Big Creek Cave Falls

1.5 mi 2.4 km 274' Up 83.37 m Up 83' Down 25.44 m Down

Jasper, AR
Favorite A bench along the Lake Ouachita Vista Trail overlooks Lake Ouachita, AR.
Intermediate/Difficult

Lake Ouachita Vista Trail (LOViT)

38.3 mi 61.6 km 3,929' Up 1197.42 m Up 4,032' Down 1228.94 m Down

Mount Ida, AR
Favorite Stone remnants of an old generator mill at Rick's Pond
Intermediate/Difficult

Sunset Loop

9.3 mi 14.9 km 1,155' Up 351.97 m Up 1,581' Down 481.9 m Down

Hot Spr…, AR
Favorite Thunderhead over Rich Mountain.
Intermediate/Difficult

Fire Tower to Black Fork Mountain

14.2 mi 22.8 km 2,283' Up 695.95 m Up 2,284' Down 696.18 m Down

Mena, AR
Favorite Tea Kettle Falls
Intermediate/Difficult

Tea Kettle Falls Hike

1.2 mi 2.0 km 203' Up 61.94 m Up 218' Down 66.46 m Down

Eureka…, AR

Trails in Arkansas - 451

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23.7 mi 38.1 km #1North Sylamore Creek Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Calico Rock, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
Calico Rock, AR 16 
2.6 mi 4.3 km #2Hemmed-in Hollow Trail
Difficult
Jasper, AR
Difficult
Jasper, AR 12 
0.9 mi 1.5 km #3Big Bluff Trail
Intermediate
Jasper, AR
Intermediate
Jasper, AR 12 
10.2 mi 16.5 km #4Athens Big Fork Trail
Difficult
Mena, AR
Difficult
Mena, AR 11 
1.0 mi 1.6 km #5Lost Valley Trail
Intermediate
Jasper, AR
Intermediate
Jasper, AR 13 
1.4 mi 2.3 km #6Whitaker Point Trail (Hawksbill Crag)
Intermediate
Jasper, AR
Intermediate
Jasper, AR 16 
0.6 mi 1.0 km #7East Summit Trail
Difficult
Maumelle, AR
Difficult
Maumelle, AR
0.7 mi 1.1 km #8Upper Rattlesnake Ridge Traverse
Very Difficult
Maumelle, AR
Very Difficult
Maumelle, AR
0.2 mi 0.4 km #9Toad Suck Trail
Intermediate
Conway, AR
Intermediate
Conway, AR
1.4 mi 2.2 km #10Serendipity Trail
Easy
Mount Ida, AR
Easy
Mount Ida, AR
4.0 mi 6.5 km #11Blowing Springs Loop
Intermediate
Bella Vista, AR
Intermediate
Bella Vista, AR
35.5 mi 57.2 km #12Womble Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Mount Ida, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
Mount Ida, AR
3.0 mi 4.8 km #13The Ledges
Difficult
Bella Vista, AR
Difficult
Bella Vista, AR
0.7 mi 1.2 km #14Bomber Trail
Intermediate
Mena, AR
Intermediate
Mena, AR
1.4 mi 2.3 km #15Chinkapin Oak
Intermediate
Farmington, AR
Intermediate
Farmington, AR
1.6 mi 2.5 km #16Cliffbrake (East Summit Trail)
Intermediate/Difficult
Maumelle, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
Maumelle, AR
1.1 mi 1.8 km #17Mountain Boomer Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Maumelle, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
Maumelle, AR
1.1 mi 1.8 km #18Lower Kanob
Intermediate/Difficult
Maumelle, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
Maumelle, AR
0.4 mi 0.7 km #19Sam's Throne Trail #210
Difficult
Jasper, AR
Difficult
Jasper, AR
2.6 mi 4.2 km #20Applegate
Easy
Bentonville, AR
Easy
Bentonville, AR

Photos of Arkansas - 337

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Wildflowers from Eagle Rock Vista
Sep 22, 2015 near Dierks, AR
Stone remnants of an old generator mill at Rick's Pond
May 13, 2016 near Hot Spr…, AR
Fall colors in Shady Lake area.
Sep 28, 2015 near Dierks, AR
Another fantastic lookout point!
Dec 24, 2019 near Maumelle, AR
Looking back down the ridge toward pinnacle.
Dec 24, 2019 near Maumelle, AR
Some fun class 3 scrambling will get you to great spots like these!
Dec 24, 2019 near Maumelle, AR
This downed tree has an old cable attached that can be used to rap to the bottom of a bluff.
Dec 10, 2019 near Conway, AR
Winding Stairs section of the Eagle Rock Loop
Sep 22, 2015 near Dierks, AR