Dam Mountain Trail (National Recreation Trail)

The trail passes through the pine/hardwood forest of the park to the top of Dam Mountain. Spring and fall offer a variety of wildflowers, plants, and animal life. Streams and cascades are great for providing solitude and attracting the keen eye of the photographer.

Length: 4 miles
Approximate time for trail completion - 2 1/2 - 3 hours

Difficulty: Moderate

Trail Type:

Hiking Trail

For Information:
Park Superintendent, 1200 Catherine Park Road, Hot Springs, AR, 71913, 501-844-4176

Trail Start
Trailhead is shared with the Falls Branch Trail and Horseshoe Mountain Trail.

GPS Coordinates: 34.431417 -92.913667

Exit #97 off I-30 at Malvern, then 12 miles north on Hwy. 171

See nearby trails:

Falls Branch Trail :: 0.00 miles away.
Horseshoe Mountain Trail :: 0.00 miles away.
Slunger Creek Nature Trail :: 0.62 miles away.

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Trail Visitor Reviews

To ensure you enjoy your state park experience, be aware of the natural world. There are some areas which are potentially hazardous to all visitors. Since it is impractical to post signs at all danger points, use caution when approaching such areas as cliffs, caves, heavily wooded areas, swamps, streams, and lakes. Adults are responsible for children in their care. If unsure about possible hazards, check at the visitor center.

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