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416 mi 669 km of trail 9 Runs

Gems 3 Gems Easy Trails 43 Trails Intermediate Trails 62 Trails Hard Trails 1 Trail
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gem Favorite Thunderhead over Rich Mountain.

Black Fork Peak Overlook

(1) Mena, AR
gem Favorite This is a view of the trail from the top of the tower. You can see it extending from the left hand side down the hill.

Hot Springs Mountain Tower

(9) Hot Spr…, AR
gem Favorite Goat Rock.

Goat Rock Overlook

(4) Hot Spr…, AR

Runs in West-Central AR - 10

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Favorite Winding Stairs section of the Eagle Rock Loop
Intermediate/Difficult

ERL- Eagle Rock Loop

25.5 mi 41.0 km • Loop • 2,505 ft Ascent 763.42 m Ascent

(75) Dierks, AR
Favorite Vibe at one of the aid stations along the race.
Intermediate/Difficult

Arkansas Traveller 100

103.9 mi 167.2 km • Loop • 7,734 ft Ascent 2357.27 m Ascent

(1) Perryville, AR
Favorite A bench along the Lake Ouachita Vista Trail overlooks Lake Ouachita, AR.
Intermediate/Difficult

Lake Ouachita Vista Trail (LOViT)

38.3 mi 61.6 km • Point to Point • 3,929 ft Ascent 1197.42 m Ascent

(4) Mount Ida, AR
Favorite Stone remnants of an old generator mill at Rick's Pond
Intermediate

Sunset Loop

9.3 mi 14.9 km • Point to Point • 1,155 ft Ascent 351.97 m Ascent

(11) Hot Spr…, AR
Favorite Thunderhead over Rich Mountain.
Intermediate/Difficult

Fire Tower to Black Fork Mountain

14.2 mi 22.8 km • Loop • 2,283 ft Ascent 695.95 m Ascent

(3) Mena, AR
Favorite A bench along the Lake Ouachita Vista Trail overlooks Lake Ouachita, AR.
Easy/Intermediate

LOViT: Ode to Bench

4.6 mi 7.3 km • Out and Back • 307 ft Ascent 93.54 m Ascent

(2) Mount Ida, AR
Favorite This dirt road leads to the Ward Dam. The gate closes at random times, so you can be trapped if you drive here.
Intermediate/Difficult

Earthquake Ridge Trail Upper Loop

2.1 mi 3.4 km • Loop • 318 ft Ascent 97.01 m Ascent

(2) Mena, AR
Favorite The Ouachitas shine in late afternoon glow.
Intermediate/Difficult

Ouachita National Recreation Trail

226.3 mi 364.3 km • Point to Point • 25,660 ft Ascent 7821.13 m Ascent

(3) Talihina, OK
Favorite Hot Springs, AR
Easy/Intermediate

Hot Springs Mountain Loop

1.7 mi 2.7 km • Loop • 205 ft Ascent 62.62 m Ascent

(11) Hot Spr…, AR
Favorite The Ouachitas shine in late afternoon glow.
Intermediate/Difficult

Rich Mountain Trail

12.3 mi 19.9 km • Point to Point • 1,930 ft Ascent 588.14 m Ascent

(2) Mena, AR

Trails in West-Central AR - 97

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10.2 mi 16.5 km #1Athens Big Fork Trail
Difficult
Mena, AR
Difficult
10.2 mi 16.5 km Mena, AR 11 
35.5 mi 57.2 km #2Womble Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Mount Ida, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
35.5 mi 57.2 km Mount Ida, AR
1.4 mi 2.2 km #3Serendipity Trail
Easy
Mount Ida, AR
Easy
1.4 mi 2.2 km Mount Ida, AR
0.7 mi 1.2 km #4Bomber Trail
Intermediate
Mena, AR
Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.2 km Mena, AR
18.7 mi 30.0 km #5Ouachita NRT: Segment 9
Intermediate/Difficult
Hot Springs Village, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
18.7 mi 30.0 km Hot Springs Village, AR
0.6 mi 1.0 km #6Ward Dam Road
Easy
Mena, AR
Easy
0.6 mi 1.0 km Mena, AR
0.7 mi 1.1 km #7Mena Peak Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Mena, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
0.7 mi 1.1 km Mena, AR
20.3 mi 32.7 km #8Ouachita NRT: Segment 7
Intermediate/Difficult
Mount Ida, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
20.3 mi 32.7 km Mount Ida, AR
0.6 mi 0.9 km #9Fern Loop
Easy
Mena, AR
Easy
0.6 mi 0.9 km Mena, AR
0.7 mi 1.1 km #10The Light on the Hill
Easy/Intermediate
Mena, AR
Easy/Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.1 km Mena, AR
0.8 mi 1.2 km #11Inner Loop
Easy
Mena, AR
Easy
0.8 mi 1.2 km Mena, AR
0.0 mi 0.1 km #12Buzz By
Easy
Hot Springs National Park, AR
Easy
0.0 mi 0.1 km Hot Springs National Park, AR
1.7 mi 2.7 km #13Waffles and Coffee
Intermediate
Hot Springs National Park, AR
Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Hot Springs National Park, AR
0.5 mi 0.7 km #14Unity
Intermediate
Hot Springs National Park, AR
Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.7 km Hot Springs National Park, AR
1.1 mi 1.7 km #15Trash Zombino
Intermediate
Hot Springs National Park, AR
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.7 km Hot Springs National Park, AR
0.3 mi 0.5 km #16Speed Queen
Intermediate
Hot Springs National Park, AR
Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.5 km Hot Springs National Park, AR
1.7 mi 2.7 km #17Smoke Alarm
Intermediate
Hot Springs National Park, AR
Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Hot Springs National Park, AR
0.5 mi 0.8 km #18Recalculate
Intermediate
Hot Springs National Park, AR
Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.8 km Hot Springs National Park, AR
0.3 mi 0.5 km #19Ouanita
Easy
Hot Springs National Park, AR
Easy
0.3 mi 0.5 km Hot Springs National Park, AR
0.1 mi 0.2 km #20No Limits
Intermediate
Hot Springs National Park, AR
Intermediate
0.1 mi 0.2 km Hot Springs National Park, AR

Photos of West-Central AR - 139

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Wildflowers from Eagle Rock Vista
Sep 22, 2015 near Dierks, AR
Fall colors in Shady Lake area.
Sep 28, 2015 near Dierks, AR
Stone remnants of an old generator mill at Rick's Pond
May 13, 2016 near Hot Spr…, AR
Winding Stairs section of the Eagle Rock Loop
Sep 22, 2015 near Dierks, AR
These rock cliffs provide an interesting change of scenery near the first creek crossing.
May 24, 2017 near Dierks, AR
The Ouachitas shine in late afternoon glow.
Feb 24, 2017 near Mena, AR
Blue Haze vista in spring.
Apr 27, 2017 near Mena, AR
Winding Stairs area on the Eagle Rock Loop
Sep 22, 2015 near Dierks, AR

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