The Arkansas Forest Trail That Holds Long Forgotten Secrets Of The Civil War
Pea Ridge National Military Park is one of the most well-preserved civil war battlefields in the nation. Today’s trail is an easily missed hike in the park but should not be overlooked. The Williams Hollow Trail leads you to retrace the steps of the soldiers while also showing glimpses of their war-torn lives. Let’s learn a little history and see these echos of the past.
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Have you had the pleasure of strolling around Pea Ridge before? Did you take the Williams Hollow Trail? Share your experience with us in the comments below! You can also add your trip photos to our Facebook group, Arkansas Nature Lovers. You should join for your chance to be featured and to discover why there’s nothing better than Arkansas’ stunning nature.
Nature lovers and history buffs should also explore this trail that contains plane wreckage from the 1940s.
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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