74 and passes near Mount Olive. I recently completed this trail … The state park is located next to the Ozark National Forest.

But even on its bad days, the Butterfield Hiking Trail is still a trail. Scenic views, such as Blackburn Creek and Vista Point, are plentiful. The trail turns north through an excavated area used by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s. The Butterfield Hiking Trail gets its name from the Butterfield Stagecoach which ran in the area between 1858-1861. Sort by: Show more photos.

Mail delivery from St. Louis to San Francisco prior to 1858 was often by ship. Get the App.

There are places where the trail is faint, passing under brush and fallen limbs, and goes fuzzy along the edges.

What to know. The Map: Nominal 1:24,000 based on USGS 7.5 minute quadrangle topographic maps. 1.4K likes. The park contains an additional 5.5 miles of hiking loops that lead to caves, natural bridges, and towering rock outcrops, as well as 20 miles of horse and mountain bike trails you're welcome to hike.

CAMPING AREA A TO QUAILL VALLEY After crossing the creek, the Butterfield coincides with the Lee Creek Trail & the Fossil Flats Trail. 333 Reviews. John Butterfield, a former stagecoach driver from New York, established the Butterfield Overland Mail Route in 1858 with the goal of connecting the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean, delivering mail far faster than by sea. The Butterfield Trail, a route that crisscrosses Arkansas, was born out of this necessity. It’s a popular trail for backpacking.

Discover Arkansas; Butterfield Overland Heritage Route. Explore. The Butterfield Overland Mail Trail Route is currently being considered as a possible National Historic Trail. › Arkansas › Devil's Den State Park › Butterfield Hiking Trail › Photos Photos of Butterfield Hiking Trail Butterfield Hiking Trail.

Butterfield Trail Elementry Wednesday, May 27th •Pick up students’ belongings •Return items •Say good byes for the year Schedule K- 9:00-10:00 3rd—10:00-11:00 2nd—1:00-2:00 1st—2:00-3:00 4th—5:00-6:00 We ask that you try to follow this schedule; however, items for siblings and/or other grades will be available during all pick up times.

Beginning in Devil's Den State Park near the park's pavilion, the trail crosses Hwy.

Butterfield Trail Village, Fayetteville, AR. Beginning in Devil's Den State Park near the park's pavilion, the trail crosses Hwy. Butterfield Trail Village is ranked 3 out of 5 total Nursing Home Facilities in the city of Fayetteville, 71 out of 217 facilities within 20 mile radius and 54 out of 233 facilities within the state of Arkansas.

The Butterfield Overland Trail was eclipsed by the faster Pony Express in 1860, and Civil War bushwhackers and hostile Indians in the west spelled an end for the company by 1861. Ten miles of the trail run the national forest.

Printed in color on 11x17 inch, "Rite in the Rain” all weather writing paper. The Butterfield Hiking Trail gets its name from the Butterfield Stagecoach which ran in the area between 1858-1861.