This Lost Arkansas Trail Belongs On Your Bucket List
The Lost Valley Trail is one of Arkansas’ most treasured natural areas that belongs on your bucket list. And after the upgrades a few years ago, the trail is more accessible and more beautiful than ever before. Let’s lace up our hiking boots and trek through the gorgeous Lost Valley Trail in Arkansas.
As you plan your Lost Valley hike consider this delightful cabin getaway in Ponca, AR two minutes from the Lost Valley Trail.
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For another waterfall-filled hike around the Buffalo, head to this gorgeous trail.
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More Arkansas hiking trails
What are the best trails in Arkansas?
Some of the best trails in Arkansas include:
The Natural State is brimming with endless hiking trails. And the trails vary in difficulty level, so you’ll be able to find a trail that suits your needs. By far, the most iconic hiking trail in Arkansas is the Whitaker Point Trail which leads to the infamous Hawksbill Crag. This 3-mile out-and-back trail is rated as moderately challenging, and the rewards are astounding. You’ll enjoy the sweeping views of the Ozark National Forest. Be sure to have your camera ready as you’ll want to get a picture to remember the moment. If you like Whitaker Point, then you’ll also love Centerpoint (Big Bluff /Goat) Trail in the Buffalo Wilderness Area. If you enjoy incredible vistas, then the panoramic views of the winding Buffalo River will take your breath away. You’ll also be amazed at Big Bluff standing at over 500 feet. This trail is easily the most beautiful in Arkansas. For more incredible hiking trails in Arkansas, be sure to read our previous article.
What trails belong on your Arkansas hiking bucket list?
Some of the trails that belong on your Arkansas bucket list include:
- Pinnacle Mountain West Summit Trail
- Hemmed-In-Hollow Trail
- Little Blakely Trail
- Indian Rockhouse Nature Trail
When it comes to bucket lists, you’ll want to add one-of-a-kind adventures. Luckily, Arkansas has many natural wonders that are worth seeing. One of which is the Pinnacle Mountain West Summit Trail. Generally considered a challenging hike, this short trail that takes you to the summit of Pinnacle Mountain has the greatest payoffs. You’ll enjoy the views of Lake Maumelle, the Arkansas River Valley, and the Ouachita Mountains. And if you love watching the sun go down, then grab a spot and enjoy the best seat in the house. Another trail that belongs on your bucket list is the Hemmed-In-Hollow Trail. The 6-mile trail located in the Buffalo National River region will lead you to the tallest waterfall in Arkansas. At 210 feet tall, you’ll be amazed at this natural wonder. For more hikes that are worthy of your bucket list, be sure to check out our previous article.