10 Short And Sweet Fall Hikes In Arkansas With A Spectacular End View

The crispness of fall is finally starting to settle into the state and there’s no better time to get out and take advantage of the countless trails Arkansas has to offer. If you’re not quite up to taking on the 223 mile Ouachita National Recreation Trail, don’t despair! One of the best things about our trail system is that there’s a hike for everyone. We’ve complied our favorite trails that are perfect for a short autumn hike. Every trail listed is less than three miles and has the added motivation of ending with a spectacular view. So pack your picnic and indulge in Arkansas’ beautiful foliage as we tour some of the state’s best short and sweet fall hikes.

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For more fall hiking ideas, why not plan a trip to Lake Atalanta?