What to know
Outlet for hikers and bikers to enjoy and learn of the beauty and nature of the Ouachitas. Named an Epic Route by IMBA, International Mountain Bicycling Association. Known as one of the top single-track hiking and biking trails in the nation, this trail offers views of the bluffs along the Ouachita River. Located 7 miles Northeast of Mt. Ida, this route takes the rider 37 miles from Northfork Lake to the Ouachita National Recreation Trail point to point. In some spots, the trail follows ridge tops and bluffs above the Ouachita River and Lake Ouachita that offer pristine scenic views. The trail hosts moderate to difficult terrain and is home to the Ouachita Challenge.