Hiking The Boardstand Trail

The 8th most popular hiking trail in Oklahoma.

Southeast of Tulsa and east of Talihina in the Ouachita National Forest, the Boardstand Trail (aka Boardstand Old Military Road) is a 23 mile route open to hiking.

To reach the trailhead from Talihina, head west on US271. Turn right on SR1 briefly to the trailhead.

Overall, Boardstand Trail is the 8th most popular hiking trail of all 9 hikes in Oklahoma.

Boardstand Trail Hiking Map



Local Contact(s):  Ouachita National Forest (501) 321-5202; Ouachita Trail Guide from Ernst Wilderness (800) 838-4453.

Recommended Book:  "Oklahoma Hiking Trails" from Kent Frates

Best Season:  Apr - Oct

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  NFS Winding Stair Campground; NFS Billy Creek Campground

Luxury Loding:  Queen Wilhelmina State Park Lodge (501) 394-2863

Breakfast Restaurant:  Mount Ida Cafe

Reference Source:  click here http://www.fs.fed.us/oonf/

Date Published:  

Date Updated:  7/15/2016

ID:  17336

Boardstand Trail Hiking Map


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