Best trails in Compton

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Looking for a great trail near Compton, Arkansas? AllTrails has 7 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Withrow Springs State Park or Long Creek Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Buffalo National River or Alum Cove Natural Bridge Recreation Area. Ready for some activity? There are 4 moderate trails in Compton ranging from 0.7 to 4.8 miles and from 1,250 to 2,083 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Compton
Top trails (7)
#1 - Hemmed in Hollow Trail
Buffalo National River Wilderness
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Length: 5.5 mi • Est. 3 h 10 m
Hemmed in Hollow Trail is a 5.5 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Compton, Arkansas that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking anShow more
#2 - Indian Creek Trail
Buffalo National River
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 9 m
This trail is experiencing full or partial closure due to COVID-19. Please see the open trails nearby for alternate hiking options. Please note that this is not an official trail, is unmaintained, anShow more
#3 - Hideout Hollow Trail
Buffalo National River
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 1 h 1 m
Hideout Hollow Falls trail is a short two mile out and back trail through second growth timber leading to a high bluff that eventually winds its way to the top of a 37 ft. tall waterfall. The wet weaShow more
#4 - Paige Falls and Broadwater Hollow Falls
Buffalo National River
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 12 m
A short hike off the gravel road follows a scenic creek to two water falls in 1/3 of a mile. Paige Falls is eight foot tall and Broadwater Hollow Falls is twenty-one feet tall. The creek itself has sShow more
#5 - McFerrin Point
Buffalo National River
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 50 m
Start at Schermerhorn trailhead for the Hideout Trail, continue east on the Compton to Erie Rd. for 1/2 mile. Turn left where the road turns sharply right with a steep decline. This is not a groomed tShow more
#6 - Sneeds Creek and Hemmed in Hollow Loop [CLOSED]
Buffalo National River Wilderness
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Length: 7.8 mi • Est. 4 h 17 m
This trail is experiencing full or partial closure due to COVID-19. Please see the open trails nearby for alternate hiking options.Show more
#7 - Paradise View [PRIVATE PROPERTY]
Compton, Arkansas
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Length: 4.8 mi • Est. 2 h 37 m
Paradise View [PRIVATE PROPERTY] is a 4.8 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Compton, Arkansas that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used fShow more