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River Trail at Saline Crossing is a 3.4 mile out and back trail located near Benton, Arkansas and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, nature trips, and mountain biking.

Length 3.4 mi Elevation gain 75 ft Route type Out & Back
Hiking Mountain biking Nature trips
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As of September 2020, hikers report that the trail is closed for reconstruction.

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Vickie Penney
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Trail is closed for construction.

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K R
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HikingBridge outMuddyOver grown

Really beautiful area. Trail is unpassable due to high water in April, and this April (2020) is under construction. In fact we tried from the Sunset Lake end (construction, 1/4 mi of trail, and then high water) and from the bridge end (bridge has been taken down for reconstruction; trail goes underwater, also after about 1/4 mi). It IS beautiful though, with the river at fairly high water going around a bunch of trees.

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Lisa Dreher
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Mountain bikingBugsFloodedMuddyOver grownWashed out

Do not go here! It’s not even hikable and you will end up dragging your bike the whole way. We almost got to the point of calling for help, but ended up ditching our bikes and walking out.

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Danielle Bratton
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Not sure how anyone could complete this trail. About a quarter mile in, just as it's getting started and veering away from the interstate views and road noise, it dead ends at a creek off the river with no way to cross unless you are okay with getting wet up to the knees. Many spots along what short jaunt I was able to access were completely torn up by some type of off road or construction vehicle. I'm not sure if this USED to be a 3 mile + trail, but it is no longer a hiking trail.

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Greg Campbell
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Trail was difficult to follow, no posting and in some places we couldn't even find the trail. Didn't finish the trail, only did 2 miles of it. The trail we did walk on was very easy.

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Ryan Egleston
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Jake Sharp
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Mountain biking
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Michael N Tonya Sacomani
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Hiking
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Michael N Tonya Sacomani
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Hiking
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Jake Sharp
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