This Hike Takes You To A Place Arkansas’ First Residents Left Behind
Different points of time are well preserved in places all throughout Arkansas but today’s particular cave may have the most extensive history of all. Buffalo Point’s Indian Cave Trail is as beautiful as it is historic. Let’s take a hike to this rock shelter and step where Arkansas’ first residents did over 9,000 years ago.
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Another historic trail to take in the area is this hike that leads to an abandoned cemetery.
Arkansas native, Carol Ann Carson, has written for OnlyInYourState for three years now. She resides in Western Arkansas' Mountain Frontier but calls NWA home as well. The graduate of University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, Carol Ann earned her B.A. in English and will soon be pursing her M.A. in Library Science. She loves exploring the trails around the Buffalo National River and has yet to find a waterfall that wasn't her favorite.
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