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Millwood State Park - Day Hike Trails

Waterfowl Way Trail (G-2)

Park/Rec Area: Millwood State Park
Region: Timberlands
Length: 1.5 miles
Time: 1.5 hours
Difficulty: Easy
Brochure: Available at visitor center

Location: From Texarkana, go 16 miles north on U.S. 71, then 9 miles east on Hwy. 32

Description: This level loop trail begins at Camping Area E. It crosses a bog and prairie bumps and meanders through both pine and hardwood stands. Fishing, waterfowl observation and photography are popular activities for hikers on this trail. At Cypress Point, a picnic table is available for those wanting to rest or enjoy a picnic lunch. On its return loop the trail passes an active beaver lodge and an alligator 'hole'. This trail is especially popular during the fall and winter months when many varieties of migratory waterfowl use Millwood Lake as a resting site along their long journeys.

For Information: Park Superintendent, 1564 Hwy. 32 East, Ashdown, AR, 71822, (870) 898-2800 millwood@arkansas.com

Wildlife Lane Nature Trail (G-2)

Park/Rec Area: Millwood State Park
Region: Timberlands
Length: 4.0
Difficulty: Easy
Brochure: Available at visitor center

Location: From Jct. I-30 and U.S. 71 at Texarkana, travel 16 miles north on U.S. 71 to Ashdown, then go nine miles east on Hwy. 32 to the park

Description: This trail is a four mile path meandering through several hundred acres of land set aside as a wildlife sanctuary. Wildlife Lane is a multi-use trail and is designed to accommodate both hikers and bicyclers. Ride and walk with respect of others in mind.

For Information: Park Superintendent, 1564 Hwy. 32 East, Ashdown, AR, 71822, (870) 898-2800 millwood@arkansas.com