Ouachita National Forest

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92 mi 148 km

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115 mi 186 km

Trails
Gems
2 Gems

Easy Trails
8 Trails
Intermediate Trails
12 Trails
Hard Trails
1 Trails

Food and Drink

After the Hike: Local Favorites

Bohemia Part 2... Yelling from the kitchen & staff seemed upset we were there
Park avenue, Hot Springs AR — (517) 727-5283
Deluca's Pizza Best pizza pie in Hot Springs. Well-worth the price. Owner hails from Brooklyn, NY as well. Authentic as you can get.
Wok Express Chicken and broccoli is awesome!
Skyline Cafe I had the breakfast burrito it was amazing. :)
Rolando's Restaurante Never go to here. It sucks.
The Pancake Shop They don't take plastic so plan ahead!
Don Juan Authentic Mexican Queso is white, the best kind. We had enchiladas, burritos, tacos, and tamales. All were out of this world! You just can't go wrong here.
Shipley Do-Nuts best place ever!!
Branding Iron Steaks and bread bar
1110 Highway 71 S, Mena AR — (479) 437-3240
Steinhaus Keller Does this place serve a good Wiener Schnitzel?
Colorado Grill Bronco burrito was the best thing ever. Don't have palaces this good where I'm from in Minnesota. Well worth it. And friendly staff.
Picante's Try the carne asada really good
Taco Mama First time eating here...the food was great!
Rocky's Corner There is no better pizza in hot springs ....
Cafe 1217 This is the best place in town to get quality fresh good food. Their tomato soup and sandwiches are fantastic!
SONIC Drive In Sweet potato tots:)
Mr. Whiskers Shrimp Po Boy with Whisker sauce - it's the dish.
Newk's Express Cafe Newk's favorite salad
Hungry Greek Chicken Caesar Pita, Combo Gyro Pita, Chicken Souvlaki, Tzatziki and warm pita. Everything is made fresh and they have a open kitchen so you can see your food being prepared.
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Gems in Ouachita National Forest - 2

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Featured Hikes in Ouachita National Forest - 5

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Trails in Ouachita National Forest - 16

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Mena, AR
9.9 mi 15.9 km Mena, AR
All Clear
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37 days ago
35.5 mi 57.2 km
#2 Womble Trail
Mount Ida, AR
35.5 mi 57.2 km Mount Ida, AR
Unknown
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0.6 mi 1.0 km
#3 Ward Dam Road
Mena, AR
0.6 mi 1.0 km Mena, AR
All Clear
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37 days ago
Mena, AR
0.7 mi 1.1 km Mena, AR
All Clear
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37 days ago
0.7 mi 1.2 km
#5 Bomber Trail
Mena, AR
0.7 mi 1.2 km Mena, AR
All Clear
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37 days ago
0.8 mi 1.2 km
#6 Inner Loop
Mena, AR
0.8 mi 1.2 km Mena, AR
All Clear
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2 days ago
0.6 mi 0.9 km
#7 Fern Loop
Mena, AR
0.6 mi 0.9 km Mena, AR
All Clear
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37 days ago
9.5 mi 15.2 km
#8 Caney Creek Trail
Mena, AR
9.5 mi 15.2 km Mena, AR
All Clear
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Creek was flowing great based on recent rain. Plenty of campsite options.
90 days ago
4.5 mi 7.3 km
#9 Buckeye Trail
Dierks, AR
4.5 mi 7.3 km Dierks, AR
Unknown
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Dierks, AR
13.3 mi 21.4 km Dierks, AR
All Clear
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Fallen Trees
40 days ago
0.9 mi 1.5 km
#11 Settler Loop
Mena, AR
0.9 mi 1.5 km Mena, AR
All Clear
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37 days ago
Mena, AR
1.4 mi 2.3 km Mena, AR
Unknown
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Dierks, AR
14.6 mi 23.4 km Dierks, AR
Unknown
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1.2 mi 2.0 km
#14 Southern Loop
Mena, AR
1.2 mi 2.0 km Mena, AR
All Clear
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37 days ago
Mena, AR
16.7 mi 26.9 km Mena, AR
All Clear
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Some Mud
5 days ago
, AR
4.5 mi 7.2 km , AR
All Clear
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Some Mud
5 days ago

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