Highlands Chapter Outing: Buffalo River Dayhike Steel Creek to Ponca Return

october, 2021

sat16oct8:15 AM2:00 PMHighlands Chapter Outing: Buffalo River Dayhike Steel Creek to Ponca Return8:15 AM - 2:00 PM Steel Creek Canoe Launch

Event Details

Name:  Steel Creek hike on the BRT to the Ponca low water bridge and then return to Steel Creek.
Day, Date:  Saturday, Oct 16, 2021
Trail or Bushwack:  Trail
Distance:  About 4 miles plus.
Elevation Gain:  280 feet
Rating:  Easy
Features:  View of Roark Bluff, passing through the “upstream portal.”
Hike leader:  Sue Mabry
Email:  mabrysue@gmail.com
Meeting Place and Time:  Meet at Root School for departure at 8:15 AM, Kings River Country store at 8:45-9:00, or Steel Creek canoe launch/horse camp area at 9:45-10.00.

Comments:  Bring water, lunch, rain gear, wear hiking boots.   Ticks are still active, so wear long pants and bring bug spray.  No pets are allowed on any hike and children under 12 are discouraged.  Participants are required to sign a “liability release” http://www.ozarksociety.net/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/OS-Sign-Up_Sheet_rev4.pdf to take part in any Ozark Society Outing.  Everyone is welcome to hike whether an Ozark Society member or not.

Time

(Saturday) 8:15 AM - 2:00 PM

Organizer

Brian Thompsonthompsonadd@gmail.com or 479-879-0688

Health Guidelines for this Event

Outdoor Event