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Best trails in Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area

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Explore the most popular trails in Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description
Located on the Cossatot River, Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area is known for its water sports due to world-class rapids and paddle sport popularity. ____________ *Interpretive programs available year-round. Visitor Center: Jan - Dec Sun. - Sat. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Primitive/Campsites/Picnic Area: Open all year Restrooms: Open all year (No water or heat) Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day & noon Christmas Eve through Christmas Day
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Map of trails in Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area
Park information
Acreage
5487 acres
Park hours
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mailing address
Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area
1980 Highway 278 West
Wickes, AR 71973
Contact
870-385-2201
Top trails (2)
#1 - Cossatot River Falls State Park Natural Area Trail
Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area
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Length: 1.6 km • Est. 30 m
Cossatot River State Park Natural Area Trail is an unofficial trail along the river that allows one to view the many cascades along this stretch of the river. Cossatot falls is one of the most scenicShow more
#2 - Harris Creek Trail
Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area
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Length: 5.3 km • Est. 1 h 35 m
Hiking along Harris Creek in the Cadron River area with wonderful vistas. The trailhead starts about a mile before the Ouachita National Forest Visitor Center.Show more