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SUGARLOAF HERITAGE COUNCIL

Heber Springs, Arkansas

SUGARLOAF MOUNTAIN HIKING TRAILS

Sugarloaf trails will open at 7:00 AM and will close at 8:00 PM, seven days a week. Please observe the six-feet social distancing rule and avoid large groups in the parking areas .

As always, please “Leave No Trace”.

SUGARLOAF MOUNTAIN HIKING INFO

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Trail Name

Miles

Description

Summit

.66

This trail leads to the base of the summit. It is the most difficult to negotiate because it is steep and slippery. There are rest areas along the way.

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Trail Name

Miles

Description

Tonawanda

1.3

Hike around the base of the mountain on this trail of moderate difficulty and occasional uneven footing. Benches have been installed along the way.

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Trail Name

Miles

Description

Hidden Pond

.25

Fully ADA compliant, this paved trail is relatively flat with good footing. There is also a 120 foot wooden bridge with seating along the way and a picnic table near the pond.

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Trail Name

Miles

Description

Wildlife

1

Located in the bottom area west of Sugarloaf Mountain this trail will join the proposed 11 mile Sulphur Creek Trail heading west into Heber Springs. Sulphur Creek Trail is a project of Greers Ferry Lake Trails Council and the City of Heber Springs

NEW VANGUARD MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAIL

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Trail Name

Miles

Description

Vanguard

2.6

There is diverse landscape and flora; cedar, pine, dogwood, redbud and oak with an occasional carpet of moss and reindeer lichen on the east side and more aggressive mini rock gardens, "tombstones", "moonrock" and deep drainages on the south side.

Hand built single track for mountain bikers and trail runners 

  • Phase one (complete) - 2.6 mile green and blue rated trail 

  • Phase two (not complete)Planned black rated trail 

 
The trail is one-way depending on the day of the week;  

  • Clockwise - Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun 

  • Counterclockwise - Tues, Thursday and Saturday

TRAIL OVERVIEW

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