Whitaker Point Trail (Hawksbill Crag)

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Whitaker Point Trail (Hawksbill Crag) is a 2.9 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Deer, Arkansas that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
2.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
413 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

camping

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

cave

forest

river

views

waterfall

wild flowers

wildlife

rocky

scramble

The trail's destination is the "Crag", a rock formation that juts out from the bluff's face that resembles a hawk's beak. It overlooks Whitaker Creek and a huge valley stretching for a long distance. but this is not all, in the spring and fall rainy season you can discover a number of waterfalls.

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We missed the fall colors by a couple weeks but still had a great hike!

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2 days ago

We had a beautiful hike to Whitaker's Point! Loved it!

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12 days ago

Fabulous views, a must see!

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16 days ago

Fun day hike with the Family!

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17 days ago

Great hike, even with the kiddos!

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18 days ago

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18 days ago

Beautiful fall foliage! Whitaker Point is definitely worth the hike. Great photo op.

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22 days ago

Nice trail with great views.

22 days ago

The view is amazing! Trail is not difficult. Going back is uphill

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22 days ago

Have done this trail at sunrise and sunset - one of our favorites in the area!