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Oct 14, 2009 - Pig Trail Scenic Byway

We had another fine day in Arkansas. Today we drove the Pig Trail Scenic Byway that runs through the Ozark National Forest. It was about a 28 mile drive crossing a diverse portion of rural Arkansas along timber covered mountains, rugged landscapes, and clear mountain streams. We saw a lot of colorful wildflowers and autumn foliage on the drive and along the banks of a rushing Mulberry river. Pig Trail Scenic Byway owes its name to the wild pigs who carved paths through thick forest growth, creating trails that settlers later adopted. The...

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