A Mysterious Woodland Trail In Arkansas Will Take You To The Van Winkle Ruins
By Daniella DiRienzo|Published September 22, 2021
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for more than 30 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as the Mississippi-based Parents & Kids Magazine. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
Arkansas is full of great trails. It’s also got lots of incredible historic sites. And sometimes, if you’re lucky, you’ll find a place, like the Historic Van Winkle Trail, that combines the two. Offering a history lesson like no other, the short-and-sweet trail leads to the ruins of several buildings from the 19th century. Natural beauty is just as plentiful, making this trek a must-do for outdoor enthusiasts and history buffs.