Can you drive up Mount Magazine?

Mount Magazine Scenic Byway is a 20.1 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Paris, Arkansas that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.

Is Mount Magazine Open?

7 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Is Mount Magazine part of the Ozarks?

on Scenic Highway 309 (also known as the Mount Magazine Scenic Byway). The mountain range itself is considered part of the Northern Ouachitas, but it is considered part of the Ozarks because it is in the Ozark National Forest.

Why is Mount Magazine called Mount Magazine?

On April 6, 1819, noted English botanist Thomas Nuttall recorded his first sighting of a “magnificent empurpled mountain,” resembling a “long ridge or table.” The mountain’s name, according to Nuttall, came from French hunters who thought it looked like a large barn, or “magazine,” where ammunition was stored.

How long does it take to climb Mount Magazine?

2 hours
Length: 2.5 miles (not a loop). Approximate time to hike: 2 hours. Trailheads: Cove Lake Spillway parking lot and Loop B Campground. Elevation: 1,000 feet.

What city is Mount Magazine in?

Logan County, Arkansas, U.S. Mount Magazine, officially named Magazine Mountain, is the highest point of the U.S. Interior Highlands and the U.S. state of Arkansas, and is the site of Mount Magazine State Park.

Does Mount Magazine get snow?

Arkansas’ Mount Magazine State Park Looks Even More Spectacular In the Winter. Our highest peak is a stunner any time of the year and winter brings an entirely new level of breathtaking beauty. After a snow (or even dusting), Mount Magazine is a wintery dream!

What mountain range is Mount Magazine in?

Ouachita Mountains
Magazine Mountain/Mountain range

Are there bears at Mount Magazine?

BE AWARE of bears – Yes, there are black bears on the Mt. Magazine Ranger District. They are very wild and will usually avoid humans.

Can you hike to the top of Mount Magazine?

No visit to Mount Magazine is complete without having hiked to the highest peak in Arkansas. At the top is a 400 square feet stone map of Arkansas. A wide variety of plants make this a nice nature walk.

Are there bears in Petit Jean State Park?

The park ranger says there are black bears in the park but they avoid people.

Where is Mount Magazine located?

Mount Magazine State Park is a 2,234-acre park located in Logan County, Arkansas.

Where is Mount Magazine Lodge?

The Lodge at Mount Magazine is located at Mount Magazine State Park on Highway 309 South near Paris, Arkansas. From Danville visitors should travel nine miles west on Ark. 10 to Havana , then go 10 miles north on Scenic Highway 309.

Where is Mount Magazine?

Mount Magazine State Park. Mount Magazine State Park is a 2,234-acre park located in Logan County, Arkansas.

Where is Mount Magazine ar?

Mount Magazine is located due north of Blue Mountain Lake in Logan County, Arkansas, approximately 45 mi (72 km) east of the Arkansas-Oklahoma border. The most scenic route to the top is a 10 mi (16 km) drive along Highway 309 (also known as the Mount Magazine Scenic Byway) from Havana.