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Ouachita National Forest

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210 mi 337 km of trail 10 Featured Rides

Easy Trails 5 Trails Intermediate Trails 18 Trails Hard Trails 1 Trail

Food & Drink

After the Ride: Local Favorites

Burls Country Smokehouse This is a great place. Really like their sandwiches as well as the beef jerky and beef sticks. My son says it’s his favorite jerky you can buy.
Bohemia Part 2... Yelling from the kitchen & staff seemed upset we were there
Park avenue, Hot Springs AR — (517) 727-5283
DeLuca's Pizzeria Best pizza pie in Hot Springs. Well-worth the price. Owner hails from Brooklyn, NY as well. Authentic as you can get.
Wok Express Chicken and broccoli is awesome!
Colonial Pancake & Waffle House Not fun place with kids..thy kicked us out.
Rolando's Restaurante Never go to here. It sucks.
The Pancake Shop They don't take plastic so plan ahead!
Don Juan Authentic Mexican Queso is white, the best kind. We had enchiladas, burritos, tacos, and tamales. All were out of this world! You just can't go wrong here.
Shipley Do-Nuts best place ever!!
Steinhaus Keller Does this place serve a good Wiener Schnitzel?
Picante's Try the carne asada really good
Colorado Grill Bronco burrito was the best thing ever. Don't have palaces this good where I'm from in Minnesota. Well worth it. And friendly staff.
Brick House Grill Service sucked order sandwich with out onion sandwich came with onion girl takes back to kitchen and 2 min later comes back with the same sandwich. Wtf they just picked the onions off.
Taco Mama First time eating here...the food was great!
Rocky's Corner There is no better pizza in hot springs ....
Cafe 1217 This is the best place in town to get quality fresh good food. Their tomato soup and sandwiches are fantastic!
King Kone The most amazing female mullet spotted here!
Mr. Whiskers Shrimp Po Boy with Whisker sauce - it's the dish.
El Parian Favorite place to eat Mexican food. Great staff, friendly
415 Union St, Dardanelle AR — (479) 229-2211

Areas Within Ouachita National Forest

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Featured Rides in Ouachita National Forest - 10

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Trails in Ouachita National Forest - 14

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Mount Ida, AR
38.3 mi 61.6 km Mount Ida, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Only one downed tree requiring work to get around on the west side of Bear Mountain (the climb to the top).
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Mena, AR
108.4 mi 174.5 km Mena, AR
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Mena, AR
1.5 mi 2.5 km Mena, AR
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2.5 mi 4.1 km
#4 Rocky Ridge Loop
Piney, AR
2.5 mi 4.1 km Piney, AR
Unknown
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4.3 mi 6.9 km
#5 Charlton Trail
Piney, AR
4.3 mi 6.9 km Piney, AR
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0.9 mi 1.4 km
#6 Southern Loop
Mena, AR
0.9 mi 1.4 km Mena, AR
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Mena, AR
4.7 mi 7.5 km Mena, AR
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15.5 mi 25.0 km
#8 Little Missouri
Dierks, AR
15.5 mi 25.0 km Dierks, AR
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1.8 mi 2.9 km
#9 Glades Loop
Piney, AR
1.8 mi 2.9 km Piney, AR
Unknown
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4.1 mi 6.5 km
#10 North Loop
Piney, AR
4.1 mi 6.5 km Piney, AR
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4.7 mi 7.6 km
#11 South Loop
Piney, AR
4.7 mi 7.6 km Piney, AR
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Piney, AR
3.8 mi 6.2 km Piney, AR
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7.7 mi 12.4 km
#13 Athens Big Fork
Dierks, AR
7.7 mi 12.4 km Dierks, AR
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11.3 mi 18.2 km
#14 Viles Branch
Dierks, AR
11.3 mi 18.2 km Dierks, AR
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