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Caney Creek Wilderness

Owner: Caney Creek Wilderness Area

Trailhead Location: 15 miles south of Mena on U.S. 59 and 71; then 17 miles east on Hwy. 246; then 9 miles north on Forest Road 38

Description: 14,460 acres featuring secluded forest, high vistas and picturesque streams. A good portion of the wilderness is accessed by the Caney Creek and Buckeye Mountain Hiking Trails. Combined, these two trails offer over 14 miles of easy hiking opportunities into the heart of one of the oldest wilderness areas in Arkansas.