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Gems in Ozark National Forest - 5

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gem Favorite Beneath Big Creek Cave Falls

Big Creek Cave Falls

(4) Jasper, AR
gem Favorite Glory Hole Falls

Glory Hole Falls

(9) Jasper, AR
gem Favorite Sam's Throne

Sam's Throne

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

Arch Caves and Sandstone Castles

(2) Marshall, AR
gem Favorite Inside Natural Bridge

Natural Bridge

(3) Jasper, AR

Recommended Routes in Ozark National Forest - 4

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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 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 Dawn in the Hurricane Creek Wilderness
Intermediate/Difficult

Ozark Highlands Trail (OHT)

161.0 mi 259.1 km 21,776' Up 6637.28 m Up 22,022' Down 6712.45 m Down

Mulberry, AR
Favorite Fossil Flats
Intermediate

Fossil Flats Trail

6.1 mi 9.9 km 761' Up 232.05 m Up 767' Down 233.91 m Down

West Fork, AR

Ozark National Forest Hiking

  • 417 Miles 671 Kilometers of Trail
  • 3 Recommended Routes
  • 5 Gems Gems
  • 6 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 75 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 4 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Ozark National Forest - 82

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23.7 mi 38.1 km #1North Sylamore Creek Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Calico Rock, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
Calico Rock, AR 18 
1.4 mi 2.3 km #2Whitaker Point Trail (Hawksbill Crag)
Intermediate
Jasper, AR
Intermediate
Jasper, AR 21 
0.4 mi 0.7 km #3Sam's Throne Trail #210
Difficult
Jasper, AR
Difficult
Jasper, AR
15.6 mi 25.1 km #4Butterfield Trail
Difficult
West Fork, AR
Difficult
West Fork, AR
17.9 mi 28.7 km #5OHT: Section 2 —White Rock Mountain to Cherry Bend / Hwy 23
Intermediate/Difficult
Mulberry, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
Mulberry, AR
0.9 mi 1.5 km #6Glory Hole Falls Trail
Intermediate
Jasper, AR
Intermediate
Jasper, AR
19.4 mi 31.3 km #7OHT: Section 6-Ft.Douglas to Fairview
Intermediate/Difficult
Lamar, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
Lamar, AR
2.3 mi 3.7 km #8Pedestal Rocks Loop
Intermediate
Dover, AR
Intermediate
Dover, AR
1.2 mi 2.0 km #9Devil's Den Self Guided Trail
Intermediate
West Fork, AR
Intermediate
West Fork, AR
1.7 mi 2.8 km #10King's Bluff Trail
Intermediate
Dover, AR
Intermediate
Dover, AR

Photos of Ozark National Forest - 44

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Yellow Rock Trail
Sep 18, 2017 near West Fork, AR
Cameron Bluff area on a frosty day
Jan 24, 2019 near Paris, AR
Glory Hole Falls
Dec 7, 2017 near Jasper, AR
Pedestal Rocks area
Nov 11, 2016 near Dover, AR
King's Bluff Area.
Nov 11, 2016 near Dover, AR
The views are spectacular from the Yellow Rock Trail in Devil's Den State Park, Arkansas.
Dec 13, 2016 near West Fork, AR
Beneath Big Creek Cave Falls
Nov 30, 2019 near Jasper, AR
North Sylamore Creek, view upstream
Nov 7, 2018 near Calico…, AR