Near Winona, the Blue Ridge Trail is a 10 mile hiking route. The Blue Ridge Trail covers a variety of Ozark terrain as it winds 18 miles through hollows and across hills. It joins the Ozark Trail at Spring Creek.
From Winona, MO, take Hwy 19 south 11 miles to Forest Road 3170. Go .8 miles to Forest Road 3241 about 1.7 miles to Blue Ridge trailhead and parking area. Several other access points are shown on the Doniphan-Eleven Point Forest Visitor Map, or on 7.5-minute topographic maps, available at District Ranger Offices.
Overall, Blue Ridge Trail is the 13th most popular hiking trail of all 21 hikes in Missouri.