Featuring high mountain vistas, the trail leads the rider through an array of areas, including scenic Gap Creek and Board Camp Creek. The trail continues through a forest of large pines and hardwoods before passing the unique 2-footed oak tree and an abandoned mine shaft. The trail loops are connected to accommodate riders who want to vary the length of their trips.
West Trailhead: From Mena, take State Highway 8 east for 1 mile to Arkansas 375, then south 8 miles to the trailhead near County Road 277.
South Trailhead: Farther south on Arkansas 375 on the left.
North Trailhead: From Mena, take Hwy 8 East for 10 miles to Polk County Rd 61, travel 3.5 miles, turn right at the sign, go 1/2 mile to the North trailhead.
For More Information Contact:
|Mena Ranger District
1603 Hwy. 71 N.
Mena, AR 71953