Moccasin Gap

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

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.

Campground and Day-Use Area Rules

At a Glance

Current Conditions: For more information, contact the Big Piney Ranger District at 479-284-3150
Fees Moccasin Gap trails fee $3 per OHV or horse. Map and information. Campground fees: $15 per site.  Pavilion available for rent for $35.00. Contact the Big Piney Ranger District at 479-284-3150. Current forest recreation fees and schedule. Link to the Moccasin Gap Trail map on Avenza that is available for download and used within the Avenza app on your smartphone. More information about the Avenza app here.
Open Season: Year-round
Closest Towns: Dover, Russellville
Water: Water hydrant
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Big Piney Ranger District (479)284-3150 or (870)446-5122

General Information

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

Recreation Map

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Activities


Bicycling

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Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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OHV Trail Riding

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. It consists of four major loops with many inner loops totaling 28 miles. Consists of four major loops with many inner loops totaling 28 miles. Includes: Steve Mill Falls Loop, Black Oak Ridge Loop, High Mountain Loop, and Gap Hollow Loop.

Class of VehicleHorses, Motorized vehicles, and mountain bicycles


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