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Lost Valley Trail

Ponca, AR

Lost Valley Trail is a 2.3 mile out and back trail that features a 53 ft. tall waterfall, a natural bridge, caves, a 30ft. waterfall inside the cave, large boulders and more. The area is jammed pack of scenic wonders on a easy trail.

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Devil's Den Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

One of the best hikes we have ever done. This trail is simply beautiful. Caves, rock formations, waterfalls . . . this trail has it all. It's a super easy hike and the trail is easy to follow.

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Glory Hole Waterfall Trail
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18 Completed 16 Reviews

I passed the parking area on my first time there. It's pretty easy to miss.
The old jeep trail as well packed down and pretty easy to hike.
The Gloryhole was definitely the highlight but if you keep going beyond that you get to see some interesting rocks and boulders that were fun to climb on and take pictures.
I'd like to see the Gloryhole again after a decent amount of rain though.

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Boxley Valley Scenic Drive
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18 Completed 16 Reviews

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Centerpoint Trail
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18 Completed 16 Reviews

I didn't take the goat trail, I assume that was probably the best part. Other than that a very rough hike. Made the best of a bad day there being pestered by an unusual amount of gnats that day. The best views where at the beginning of the trail. Don't expect to see anything else on the hike besides the buffalo river at the end.

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Lost Valley Trail
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18 Completed 16 Reviews

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Hawksbill Crag Trail
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18 Completed 16 Reviews

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Glory Hole Waterfall Trail
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18 Completed 16 Reviews

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Buffalo River Trail
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20 Completed 7 Reviews

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Lost Valley Trail
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12 Completed 3 Reviews

So many beautiful things packed into one little place. If you are a picture taker, head there early. I went at 10:30 and it was busy with kids.

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Glory Hole Waterfall Trail
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12 Completed 3 Reviews

Great hike! Just a tip for someone who hasnt visited this trail...

There was no sign for trail. So, after turning on to hwy. 16, look for a dirt pullover on the side of the road for trail. Approx 5 miles after turning off of 21.

Off the trail, (give or take .5 mi) is a hollow with a waterfall that flows into the creek. You can actually follow this creek to the Glory Hole.

Tree coverage is great! Weather was about 90 but once on trail it felt like it was 80

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