Upper Buffalo Wilderness Trailhead - Upper River Area
(horsemen and hikers )
GPS: 35.94606, -93.3994 Directions
The Upper Buffalo Wilderness trail travels south past the Whitely Cemetary up to an old roadbed then proceeds south into an area divided between the NPS and NFS.
Most visitors will want to visit the ruins of the old Hedges Homestead.
The uppermost Buffalo National River is called the "Hailstone". Rugged and remote, popular with horsemen.
Don't hike or ride alone on this trail. It is remote and very low traiffic. If you get hurt nobody is likely to find you.
Upper Buffalo Wilderness Trail