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Gems in Ponca Wilderness - 2

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gem Favorite Hemmed In Hollow Falls

Hemmed In Hollow

(10) Jasper, AR
gem Favorite Granny Henderson's Cabin

Granny Henderson's Cabin

(8) Jasper, AR

Recommended Routes in Ponca Wilderness - 1

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Favorite Creek bed
Very Difficult

Indian Creek Trail to Eye of the Needle Out and Back

4.6 mi 7.4 km 527' Up 160.49 m Up 525' Down 160.07 m Down

Jasper, AR

Ponca Wilderness Hiking

  • 102 Miles 164 Kilometers of Trail
  • 2 Recommended Routes
  • 2 Gems Gems
  • 1 Easy Trail Easy Trails
  • 8 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 2 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Ponca Wilderness - 9

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2.6 mi 4.3 km #1Hemmed-in Hollow Trail
Difficult
Jasper, AR
Difficult
Jasper, AR 16 
0.9 mi 1.5 km #2Big Bluff Trail
Intermediate
Jasper, AR
Intermediate
Jasper, AR 16 
3.7 mi 6.0 km #3Centerpoint Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Jasper, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
Jasper, AR 15 
4.0 mi 6.5 km #4Sneeds Creek Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Jasper, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
Jasper, AR
8.6 mi 13.9 km #5Old River Trail - West
Intermediate
Jasper, AR
Intermediate
Jasper, AR
0.9 mi 1.5 km #6Hideout Hollow Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Jasper, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
Jasper, AR
4.8 mi 7.7 km #7Bench Trail
Intermediate
Jasper, AR
Intermediate
Jasper, AR
1.4 mi 2.3 km #8Horseshoe Bend Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Jasper, AR
Intermediate/Difficult
Jasper, AR
3.6 mi 5.9 km #9Chimney Rock Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Jasper, AR
Easy/Intermediate
Jasper, AR

Photos of Ponca Wilderness - 20

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Transition to narrow section of the Big Bluff Trail.
Oct 25, 2018 near Jasper, AR
This is a sample of the views along the creek.
Dec 23, 2021 near Jasper, AR
Creek bed
Dec 23, 2021 near Jasper, AR
Waterfall in the creek bed.
Dec 23, 2021 near Jasper, AR
Eye of the needle.
Dec 16, 2021 near Jasper, AR
Looking over the Buffalo River valley from Antenna Pine while waiting for coffee.
Mar 28, 2021 near Jasper, AR
Hemmed In Hollow Falls
Nov 9, 2017 near Jasper, AR
October 2020
Jan 8, 2021 near Jasper, AR