Camp at Kyles Landing Campground.
Short Hike will hike to Horseshoe Bend via the Old River Trail (2.3 Miles).
Long Hike will hike to Horseshoe Bend via the Buffalo River Trail and the Old River Trail (~10 Miles).
Both Crews will camp at Horseshoe Bend Saturday Night
Both Crews will return to Kyles Landing via the Old River Trail (2.3 Miles).
Friday. Meet at 5:30 at Salem United Methodist Church. Depart at 6:00
Sunday at 1:30 at Salem United Methodist Church. Watch email for time changes.
$15 plus money for McDonalds or Snacks on the way home. If time allows.
Water Shoes. ***This is a MUST. Both crews will cross the Buffalo River at least 8 times. The river will be lower than normal, but the water is expected to be at least ankle to knee deep at each crossing.
See Backpacking Checklist: http://www.bentontroop99.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Backpacking-Checklist-Weekend.pdf
See How to Pack Your Backpack: https://www.bentontroop99.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/3.-how-to-pack-your-backpack.pdf
Eat supper before you arrive on Friday.
Everyone should have a food buddy and they should plan for the following meals.
Bring money for McDonalds or Snacks on way home.
See Backpacking Food Ideas for help deciding what to pack. http://www.bentontroop99.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Backpacking-Food-Ideas.pdf
Low of 47, High of 82. 25% chance of rain.