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Ozark Highlands Trail - Western Terminus (National Recreation Trail)

 

About this Trail

DIFFICULTY:
easy
moderate
strenuous
3 - 165
TRAIL TYPE:
Hiking TrailBackpacking Trail

The western terminus of the Ozark Highlands Trail begins behind the visitor center at Lake Fort Smith State Park. The park manages the first three miles in the park with the Ozark Highlands Trail Association managing the rest of the trail system. Waterfalls, ridges, and valleys are all experienced as one hikes the trail. This trail can be completed all at once taking or by breaking it up into sections. The eastern terminus is located along the Buffalo National River at the location known as Woolum, 165 miles from Lake Fort Smith State Park.

GETTING HERE:
Eight miles north of Mountainburg on U.S. 71. Trail begins at the visitor center

Lake Fort Smith State Park

Western Terminus Trailhead

Contact Us

Park Superintendent
P.O. Box 4
Mountainburg, AR. 72946
GPS: -94.11824226379, 35.695591205808
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