This Underrated Trail In Arkansas Leads To A Hidden Turquoise Waterfall
Just off the Ozark Highlands Trail is a rather gorgeous gem: Punchbowl Falls. The hike isn’t the easiest but the turquoise waters of Punchbowl Falls is a stunning reward for taking on its challenging three miles. Let’s lace up our boots and head out to this gorgeous area in the Richland Creek Wilderness.
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Arkansas native, Carol Ann Carson, has written for OnlyInYourState for two 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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