Ouachita National Forest

Eagle Rock Loop

This trail offers the longest loop trail in Arkansas. A combination of the Little
Missouri, the Athens-Big Fork and part of the Viles Branch Horse Trail, this trail travels through the southwestern portion of the Ouachita National Forest. Trail difficulty ranges from easy to most difficult. The trail has nine river/stream crossings and travels over nine mountains. There are also numerous creek crossings.


Access: There are 5 trailheads:
? Albert Pike Recreation Area off Highway 369
? Winding Stairs 2.1 miles west of Albert Pike on Forest Road 106
? Little Missouri Falls on Forest Road 25
? Upper Little Missouri Falls 4 miles west of Little Missouri Falls on Forest Road 25
? Middle Athens-Big Fork east of Bard Springs Recreation Area on Forest Road 106