Big Brushy Loop Trail

MODERATE 4 reviews

Big Brushy Loop Trail is a 6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Oden, Arkansas and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and trail running and is accessible year-round.

DISTANCE
6.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
682 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

hiking

trail running

walking

Directions from Walden: Take U.S. Highway 270 south to the Big Brushy Campground on Forest Service Roads 6, 813, and E16B. Alternatively the trail can also entered at the Ouachita National Recreation Trail.

hiking
7 months ago

8 months ago

Did this loop today, had to cross water 10 times.

hiking
10 months ago

hiking
Wednesday, April 27, 2016

This is actually one of my favorite trails in the state. We usually make it a 9-10 mile hike and it's definitely best to go in February or March. Lots of flowing water and plenty to look at. I'd definitely avoid it in the summer though. Lots of spiders and a lot of the water dries up.