Mena/Oden Ranger District


Mena/Oden Office
1603 Hwy 71 North
Mena, AR 71953
(479) 394-2382

Mena-Oden Ranger District is a fast paced, complex, multiple use district consisting of approximately 43 permanent employees, several seasonal employees and a large volunteer program We manage approximately 400,000 acres including five recreation areas, two Wilderness areas, two ATV Multi-use Trail Complexes and Historical Tower Sites.  Come experience Shady Lake, Bard Springs, Dragover River access, Big Brushy, Shirley Creek Access, Caney Creek Wilderness, Black Fork Mountain Wilderness ,Wolf Pen Gap Trails, Fouche Mountain Trails, Bee Mountain, Rich Mountain and Tall Peak Tower.

The City of Mena sits at the base of Rich Mountain and home of Queen Wilhelmena State Park and Talimena National Scenic Byway.  The District has two Visitor Information Stations. One is located at the Mena Ranger Station and another along the Scenic Drive.

At a Glance

Fees: Current Recreation Schedule and Fees
Operated By: Mena-Oden Ranger District (479) 394-2382

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Mountain Biking

Areas for Mountain Biking at Mena/Oden Ranger District

Campground Camping

Areas for Campground Camping at Mena/Oden Ranger District

RV Camping

Areas for RV Camping at Mena/Oden Ranger District

Lake and Pond Fishing

Areas for Lake and Pond Fishing at Mena/Oden Ranger District

River and Stream Fishing

Areas for River and Stream Fishing at Mena/Oden Ranger District

Horse Riding

Areas for Horse Riding at Mena/Oden Ranger District

Game Bird/Waterfowl

Areas for Game Bird/Waterfowl at Mena/Oden Ranger District

OHV Trail Riding

Available Maps:
Mena North
Mena South
Oden

Areas for OHV Trail Riding at Mena/Oden Ranger District

Target Shooting

Areas for Target Shooting at Mena/Oden Ranger District

Interpretive Areas

Areas for Interpretive Areas at Mena/Oden Ranger District

Boating - Non-Motorized

Areas for Boating - Non-Motorized at Mena/Oden Ranger District

Swimming

Areas for Swimming at Mena/Oden Ranger District

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
34.5861389

  Longitude : 
-94.2143167