If Buffalo River lovers were pressed to name their favorite spot, well, this most scenic of Arkansas icons might just take first place.

Click on these links to learn more about hiking to Whitaker Point (Hawksbill Crag)

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Northwest Arkansas is a hikers paradise, and while there are many incredible places to see and experience especially in and around the Buffalo River Wilderness Area (within a two hour drive from Timber Ridge Lodge), we wanted to offer some closer to home options as well. These trails are all within a 1 hour drive (or much less) and offer excellent opportunities to experience the outdoors closer to home base. Hiking trails are prioritized left to right, closest to farthest drive from Timber Ridge Lodge.

For other, closer hikes explore the options below

Take a look at local hikes and decide which one you want to experience next.

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