Category - North Central Arkansas

Posts in North Central Arkansas including including the Buffalo River middle and lower districts, and Bull Shoals Lake. Also see North Central Arkansas Trails Page.

Bull Shoals: Lakeside Trail – 1 mi

Bull Shoals: Lakeside Trail  - 1 mi photo
Bull Shoals Lake from the overlook point on the Lakeside Trail (panoramic)

The Lakeside Trail at Bull Shoals-White River State Park is short but very pretty. The wooded trail starts at the back of a picnic area about a mile east of the south end of the dam. (The campground area is on the west side of the dam.)

Bull Shoals: Lakeside Trail  - 1 mi photo
Lakeside Trail at Bull Shoals-White River State Park

It is an easy walk with not much elevation change. There are some nice views of the lake. The best is at an overlook area about halfway through the trail.

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Buffalo River at Rush Landing Photos 2013

Buffalo River at Rush Landing Photos 2013 photo
Buffalo River at Rush Landing (panoramic)

Today, I was hiking the Rush Mountain Trail in the Buffalo River Lower District. The trail starts in the Rush historic area, about 20 miles south of Yellville.

It was a beautiful day to be outdoors. (Hopefully, I will get the trail review posted soon.)

Buffalo River at Rush Landing Photos 2013 photo
Buffalo River near Rush Landing (facing north)

While on the trail (making a detour) and after the hike, I stopped by Rush Landing. These are a few pictures I took at the landing. (More after the jump. Click for larger view.) Continue reading Buffalo River at Rush Landing Photos 2013

Buffalo River Photos Via Tyler Bend

Buffalo River Photos Via Tyler Bend photo
Buffalo National River, Tyler Bend

A few weeks ago, I got to visit the Buffalo River visitor center at the Tyler Bend campground. It is the main visitor center for the Buffalo National River.

While I was there, I took these photos of one of the nearby bluffs at Tyler Bend.

Buffalo River Photos Via Tyler Bend photo
Buffalo National River

More photos below the jump. As usual, click photo for larger view.

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Buffalo River Photos Via Buffalo Point 2012

Buffalo River Photos Via Buffalo Point 2012 photo
Buffalo River, from overlook by restaurant

Yesterday, I had a very nice visit to the Buffalo Point campground at the Buffalo National River. These are a few photos I took from the campground. Some are from an overlook by the restaurant. The others are down on the river itself.

Buffalo River Photos Via Buffalo Point 2012 photo
Buffalo River next to Buffalo Point campground (panoramic)

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