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OWENS MOUNTAIN & OWENS ROCK

 
Owens Mountain

 
Parking Area #2 FR 1204 (NC 6580)
35.87237°, 93.12882°

 
Parking Area #1 FR 1204C
35.87157°, 93.13073°

Owens Mt. Protected Area

Pictographs



Owens Mt. Bluffs

Fireplace
35.87213°, 93.13003°

More Bluffs

Access Point "B"
Entrance to Bear Crack on Top
35.87333°, 93.12812°

Bear Crack

Access Point "A" Up South End
35.87057°, 93.13040°

Side Road to Owens Rock
35.87533°, 93.12417°

Parking Area for Owens Rock at Gate
35.87565°, 93.12488°

Owens Rock
35.87572°, 93.12680°

Owens Rock

Climbing Area behind Owens Rock
Access Point "C"
35.87532°, 93.12577°

Looking up at Owens Rock
from Climbing Area

RICKETTS MOUNTAIN

 
Ricketts Mountain

Parking Area #3
35.87857°, 93.12097°





Ricketts Mt. Rock Formations



Bear Grotto
35.88243°, 93.11740°

Bear Paw Prints in Grotto

Access Point "D"
35.88377°, 93.11647°

FR 1204D (NC 6385)
Access Point "E"
35.88223°, 93.11542°

East Access to Top of Ricketts

Turtle Rocks on Ricketts
near Parking Area
     

RICKETTS KNOB

 
Gravesite
35.87797°, 93.12078°

Climbers headed to Knob

Climbers Training Grotto
35.87635°, 93.12163°

Vista South Side
35.87508°, 93.12142°

Access down below Bluffs
35.87538°, 93.12082°

Vista

Vista

Vista East Side
35.87618°, 93.11918°

Access Point "F" from top NW Corner
35.87703°, 93.12110°


Parking Area
35.85622°, 93.12703°
INSCRIPTION GROTTO


Forest Service Marker


View from FS Boundary



Looking up at Access Point


Access Point (on Private Property)
35.85998°, 93.12262°
 (Access to Grotto with Permission Only)

Inscription Grotto
35.86017°, 93.12152°
(Grotto on Private Property)

1934









H.L. Sexton March 2, 1940



1896

July, 1937

1924

     
  Karl Evan 1990