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blueBlack Buffalo River Trail: Dillard Ferry to Spring Creek

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5.9 mile 9.6 kilometer point to point
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 1,062' 324 m
Descent: -785' -239 m
High: 973' 296 m
Low: 519' 158 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 6% (3°)
Max Grade: 45% (24°)

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Lower stretch of the Buffalo River Trail from Spring Creek to Dillard's Ferry.

Rob Mahon

Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Spring · Swimming · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

This stretch of the Buffalo River Trail runs along the south bluffs along the Buffalo National River from Spring Creek to Dillard's Ferry. The trail has beautiful views overlooking the river and climbs up onto bluffs over the river several times along this stretch. The trail is mostly shaded in the trees, and is well-maintained but has some rocky sections. One steep hill 2 to 2.5 miles from Dillard's Ferry has >15% grades and high rock steps.

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May 22, 2018
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in Arkansas

#1,482

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