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Difficulty I-II
Length 35.4 Miles
Gauge Ouachita River near Mount Ida, AR
Flow Range 500 - 2500 CFS
Flow Rate as of: 13 hours ago 3280 [CFS]
Reach Info Last Updated 01/25/2009 11:33 pm

River Description

Several places to access to make shorter day trips.

Hwy 71 near Acorn
to Hwy 88 East of Mena.
6.1 11 Requires high water as this is high in the watershed. Private Land.
Hwy 88
to Polk County Road 63.
9.7 7 Requires higher water as this is high in the watershed. Private Land.
Polk County Road 63
to Polk County Road 67 near Cherry Hill.
6.7 4.5 Private Land
Polk County Road 67
to Little Hope Road near Pine Ridge.
12.9 5.5 Enters Ouachita National Forest about halfway.

Can combine with downstream sections for longer trips.

Rapid Descriptions


Gage Descriptions

Gauge levels are a guess for good float levels. These sections are higher in the watershed, upstream of the gauge.

Directions Description

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