Moccasin Gap Horse Trail

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed
 

Rated one of the best horse trails in the state, it is a popular site for competitive rides. Situated in the heart of the forest, this trail consists of four loop trails, each converging into the other. The surrounding forest is a mix of hardwoods and pine with numerous streams and small waterfalls. Although the area is primarily developed as a horse trail, it is actually a multiple-use trail open to bikes and hikers with portions open to Off Highway Vehicles (OHVs) & high clearance vehicles. 17 Camping spurs.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: NOTE: Moccasin Gap Campground temporarily closed while contractors rehabilitate the campsites. Contractors will also be working on portions of the Moccasin Gap Trail; however, the trail system is expected to remain open. 
Open Season: Year-round
Closest Towns: Dover, Russellville
Water: Water hydrant sun shower
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Russellville take Arkansas 7 north for 25 miles. Trail is located on the west side of the road.

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There are 17 graveled parking spurs at the camp available on a "first-come" basis. Each spur is provided with a tether post and a fire ring for cooking. Facilities include municipal water, trash cans, and toilets. Groceries, gas, and showers are available at Mack's Pines, located on Highway 7, two miles south of the main entrance.

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Fire InformationCampfires are allowed (unless in the event of a burn ban), no firewood should be brought in or taken from any of the sites.
No. of Sites17

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  Latitude : 
35.5737167
  Longitude : 
-93.0684333