Fourche Creek is an amazing yet largely unknown recreational resource located right in the heart of Little Rock. A float down the 20+ miles of creek takes you across 3 of Arkansas’ 6 major ecoregions, giving you a rare chance to explore multiple habitat types. Over a day-long float the scenery changes from a gravel bottom stream lined with river birch, box elder, and sycamore to a highly sinuous silt-bottomed creek lined with enormous cypress and silver maples. The creek is included in Tim Ernst's "Arkansas Nature Lover's Guidebook" and with put-ins at several city parks across town, most citizens of the state’s capital are within a ten minute drive of the creek!
Details are available in the PDF below for those interested in floating Fourche Creek.
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