Walk Along The Same Path As The State’s First Explorers At This Historic Arkansas Trail

History buffs and outdoor enthusiasts can come together to enjoy this gorgeous river trail. Rumored to be the one of the campsites of Hernando de Soto, the DeSoto Bluff Trail is fascinating hike to retrace early explorer’s steps. Let’s learn a little as we stroll along this peaceful trail.

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To continue following in history’s footsteps, tackle one of these ancient trails.