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Best trails in Devil's Den State Park

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Looking for a great trail in Devil's Den State Park, Arkansas? AllTrails has 8 great hiking trails, forest trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 6 moderate trails in Devil's Den State Park ranging from 0.8 to 8.7 miles and from 826 to 1,535 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description
Devil's Den State Park is located in the Ozarks Mountains and offers canoe and kayak rentals, along with other water activity rentals. ___________ HOURS: * Interpretive programs available year-round. Visitor Center: Open all year Jan. - Dec. Sun. - Sat. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. With the following exception: May 18 - Sept. 15 Fri. & Sat. 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. NOTE: Meeting room in Administration Office available all year by reservations. Campground/Picnic Area: Open all year Restrooms and Bathhouses are open March - November. Cabins: Available year-round Restaurant: May 18 - Aug. 11: Sun. - Sat. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Aug. 12 - Oct. 31: Sat. & Sun. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Park Store / Boat Rental: Jan. 1 - Feb. 28: Closed Mar. 1 - May 19: Sun. - Sat. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Closed Tues. & Wed.) May 20 - Sept. 2: Sun. - Sat. 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sept. 3 - Nov. 15: Sun. - Sat. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Closed Tues. & Wed.) Nov. 16 - Dec. 31: Sun. - Sat. Closed Pool: May 26 - Sept. 3: Sun. - Sat. 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. NOTE: Schedule may vary based on school openings and closings. Pool available for private parties. Laundry: Open all year Jan. - Dec. Sun. - Sat. 8 a.m. - 10 p.m. Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day & noon Christmas Eve through Christmas Day
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Map of trails in Devil's Den State Park
Park information
Mailing address
Devil's Den State Park
11333 West Arkansas Highway 74
West Fork, AR 72774
Contact
479-761-3325
Top trails (8)
#1 - Devil's Den Trail
Devil's Den State Park
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 38 m
The Devil's Den Trail has wet weather water falls, a cave (which is currently closed), and some unusual rock formations. It's a beautiful, family friendly hike that you can do again and again.Show more
#2 - Butterfield Hiking Trail
Devil's Den State Park
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Length: 14.4 mi • Est. 7 h 6 m
The Butterfield Hiking Trail gets its name from the Butterfield Stagecoach. The Butterfield Trail is a looped backpacking trail. It starts at the Devil's Den State Park. Trail maps are available at Show more
#3 - Fossil Flats Trail
Devil's Den State Park
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 24 m
The flat exposed rock in the creek bed gives this trail its name. Fossils are found in the creek bed. The trail offers views of the creek and typical Ozark rock formations. You have a choice of a 3, 4Show more
#4 - Moonshiners Cave Trail
Devil's Den State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(147)
Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 28 m
Hike downhill for about half of a mile and stay to your left. You'll see a clearing on your right. Look for that "V" tree.If you accidentally miss the clearing, you'll almost immediately see a bluffliShow more
#5 - Gorley King Trail
Devil's Den State Park
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 2 h 56 m
This trail is a bit rough with lots of rocks and fallen trees. It is well-marked but may be difficult to follow at times. There are a few small caves to explore. Expect to cross a creek 4 times.Show more
#6 - Buckhorn/Lee Creek Trail
Devil's Den State Park
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 50 m
Please note: Trail is closed due to storm damage. Great scenery...rough terrainShow more
#7 - Yellow Rock Trail [CLOSED]
Devil's Den State Park
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 26 m
It has been reported this trail has a temporary closure due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information. This trail takes you pass several nice rock formations and cedar glaShow more
#8 - Lee Creek OHV Trail
Devil's Den State Park
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Length: 8.7 mi
A good days ride, Nothing to hard, and lots of mud holes that you may get stuck inShow more