5 miles
Distance
580 ft
Climb
-1,207 ft
Descent
00:35:22
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Buffalo Creek Trail
  • USFS
    USFS
    Land Manager
  • past supporters

  • Progressive Trail Design
    2013 - 2014
    Builder

Buffalo Creek Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Upper Buffalo Head Waters
    Boston, Arkansas
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    All Year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #61834 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2013

Many creek crossing so be prepared to get your feet wet. Also if you start from the north end your gona have fun dropping into the valley!!! Also gona have fun with the climb out to.

Access Info

From the Cave Mt Road Trailhead

More Stats for Buffalo Creek bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -627 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,762 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,393 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,388 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,762 ft
  • Grade
    -2.492%
  • Grade max
    -30.035%
  • Grade min
    43.107%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,601 ft
  • Avg time
    00:35:22
  • Avg reverse time
    00:45:36
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      6 Months
      • 19 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      All
      • 35 rides
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