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Blanchard Springs CavernsFifty-six, ARNorth of AR 14 east of the town of Fify-six.
Buffalo National River -- Buffalo PointHarriet, ARFrom the junction of AR 27 and AR 14 (Harriet) go north 7 miles
Buffalo National River -- Lost ValleyPonca, ARFrom the junction of AR 74 and AR 43 near Ponca go south 1 mile on AR 43
Buffalo National River -- Tyler BendSt. Joe, ARGo south four miles from St. Joe on US 65
Calico RockCalico Rock, ARIntersection of AR 5, AR 56 and the White River
Cossatot River State Park Natural AreaWickes, ARVisitor center s on U.S. 278 east of Wickes where the highway crosses the Cossatot.
Devil's Knob AreaMelbourne, ARTravel north on State Highway 9 from Mountain View approximately 15 miles. Turn left on Mt. Olive Access Road and travel 1.3 miles to natural area sign.
Grandview PrairieColumbus, ARNorth from Columbus on CR 35.
Ouachita National Forest Caney Creek WildernessLangley, ARFor the eastern trailheads go north 5 miles to the Albert Pike NRA, then take the forest road (106) west past Bard Springs
Ouachita National Forest Little Missouri RiverLangley, ARGo north 5 miles from Langley on AR 369 to the Albert Pike recreation area and follow the signs to the falls.
Ouachita NF, Albert Pike Winding Stairs TrailLangley, ARGo north 5 miles from Langley on AR 369 to the Albert Pike recreation area. At the southern end of the area take the forest road across the Little Missouri about 2 miles west to the signed trail head. Be prepared to wade.
Ozark National Forest -- Falling Water CreekBen Hur, ARFrom Ben Hur go south on AR 16 to forest road 1205. Turn left (east) at fork keep left and follow the creek.
Ozark National Forest -- Pedestal Rock TrailDover, ARGo north on AR 7 to AR 16 then east to signed turn off.
Petit Jean State ParkMorrilton, ARAlong AR 154 just west of the Arkansas River.
Cache River State Natural AreaVienna, ILSouth of Vienna on US 45.
Devil's Kitchen LakeCarbondale, ILGo south on Giant City Road to Grassy Road, then east to Tacoma Lake Road, then south along the east shore of the lake.
Ferne Clyffe State ParkGoreville, ILExit I-57 on IL 148, then south on US 37 past Goreville
Giant City State ParkCarbondale, ILFrom Carbondale go south on US 51 to CR 29 (Makanda Rd) east into the park.
Lusk Creek Canyon Nature PreserveEddyville, ILEast on CR 5, then north on Indian Kitchen Road to parking area. Trailhead across road from parking. 1.2 mile hike to canyon.
Shawnee NF -- Bell Smith SpringsEddyville, ILGo north on IL 145 to any of several well signed roads leading west.
Shawnee NF -- Burden Falls WildernessHarrisburg, ILGo south from Harrisburg on IL 145. At Delwood (don't blink), turn east on McCormick Road to wilderness signs.
Shawnee NF -- Garden of the GodsMitchellsville, ILSouth on IL 34, east on Karbers Ridge, north on CR 10 (Garden of the Gods Road)
Shawnee NF -- La Rue Pine HillsJonesboro, ILAdjacent to La Rue Pine Hills. From Jonesboro go west on IL 146 to IL 3, then north to Wolf Lake and east on State Forest Rd then north on Pine Hills Rd.
Shawnee NF -- Rim Rock TrailElizabethtown, ILFrom Mitchellsville South on IL 34, east on Karbers Ridge, watch for signs for Rim Rock.
World Shooting ComplexSparta, ILGo north from Sparta on IL 4 and watch for sign
Johnson's Shut-Ins State ParkGraniteville, MOFrom MO 21 in Graniteville, turn west onto SSR N and follow it about 13 miles to the park entrance.
Mulberry Creek Wildlife RefugeAmoret, MO
Taum Sauk Mountain State ParkIronton, MOSouth on MO 21, then right on SSR CC to the park entrance.