Caney Creek Wilderness

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

14,460 acres featuring secluded forest scenic overlooks, flowing streams, and hiking trails.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: All year round.
Rentals & Guides: Click here for more information and a map.
Fees No fee.
Usage: Light
Best Season: Spring-Fall
Busiest Season: Spring
Closest Towns: Shady, Arkansas.
Water: None
Restroom: None
Operated By: Mena-Oden Ranger District (479) 394-2382

General Information

Directions: Drive 19 miles south of Mena, AR, on U.S. 59 and 71, turn left (east) on Arkansas Hwy. 246 for 17 miles, turn left (north) on Forest Road 38 for 6 miles to east trailhead.

Activities


Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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