This Peaceful Hike Takes You To The Most Crystal Blue Lake In Arkansas
The caves at Blanchard Springs aren’t the only thing to see in the area. On the other side of the cavern is a pleasant little trail through the forest. Let’s take the trek around Mirror Lake Trail for a low-key hike with a gorgeous payoff.
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There’s another trail in the area that takes you to a beautiful swimming hole.
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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