NORTH CANTRELL SPUR
Location: The River Trail’s future gap-bridging connector is just across Rose Creek, east of the intersection of Gill Street and North Cantrell Road in Little Rock.
GPS: 34.754286, -92.292903
Length: This short but beautiful paved section is only a quarter mile to the end and back. Walk it 12 times to get in a 3-mile hike. Or continue west on the River Trail or east on the sidewalk.
Main attractions: There are beautiful views of the Arkansas River on what one day will allow Little Rock’s River Trail walkers and bikers to remain on the river side and avoid crossing busy Cantrell Road. Hazards: None
Dog, bike, tyke friendly? Yes to all three.
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The view upriver includes Big Rock on the north shore.