Location: 6 miles north of Mena on U.S. 71; then 6 miles west on U.S. 270; then 4 miles north on Forest Road 516; also accessible from the Ouachita Trailhead on U.S. 270, 6 miles from U.S. 71.
Description: 7,568 acres featuring rugged terrain, rock glaciers, fantastic views and a forest of dwarf oak. A six-mile trail offers easy hiking access into a portion of the wilderness. Much of this is on an old road which is quite steep in places.
For Information: Mena Ranger District, 1603 U.S. 71 North, Mena, AR, 71953, (479) 394-2382