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Best trails in De Soto National Forest

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Looking for a great trail in De Soto National Forest, Mississippi? AllTrails has 5 great forest 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. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 3 easy trails in De Soto National Forest ranging from 7 to 28.4 miles and from 111 to 200 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Top trails (5)
#1 - Tuxachanie Trail
De Soto National Forest
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Length: 7 mi • Est. 3 h
#2 - Bethel Mountain Bike Trail
De Soto National Forest
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Length: 9.2 mi • Est. 3 h 52 m
This trail system consists of multiple interlocking trails (Bethel, Couch, Briar Patch, Badlands, and Rattlesnake) that vary from clay to sand and from evergreen forests to pine savannas. Note: Hunters may be present during hunting season. Show more
#3 - Black Creek Trail via Fairley Bridge Landing
De Soto National Forest
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Length: 10.1 mi • Est. 4 h 36 m
#4 - Big Creek Landing
De Soto National Forest
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 6 m
This is the beginning of the Black Creek Trail system. The trail winds next to the Black Creek for most of the way. This trail starts and ends at the Big Creek Landing Recreation Area.Show more
#5 - Black Creek Canoe Trail: Brooklyn to Fairley Bridge Road
De Soto National Forest
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Length: 28.4 mi • Est. 11 h 37 m