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Big Brushy Recreation Area - Day Hike Trails

Brushy Creek Trail (E-2)

Park/Rec Area: Big Brushy Recreation Area
Region: Ouachitas
Length: 3.6 miles to intersection with Ouachita National Recreation Trail which provides a 6 1/2 mile loop
Time: 4 hours
Difficulty: Moderate
Brochure: Available from Ranger District address

Location: Six miles north of Pencil Bluff on U.S. 270

Description: The Brushy Creek Trail begins at the Big Brushy Campground and winds along Brushy Creek. The trail intersects the Ouachita Trail, which can be followed back to the campground to make a 6 1/2-mile loop, or return on the original Brushy Creek Trail. Many interesting plants can be found along this trail, but please leave them for others to enjoy. Brushy Creek Trail is enjoyed by overnight backpackers as well as day hikers. Charlton Recreation Area Trails; Charlton Recreation Area (F-3)

For Information: Oden Ranger District, 1788 Hwy. 88, Oden, AR, 71961, (870) 326-4322 www.fs.fed.us/oonf/ouachita.htm