Ruby Jack Trail
Oak Street and Old 66 Highway, Carthage MO 64836
Hours of Operation: Open during daylight hours only
The Ruby Jack Trail is a 16 mile “Rails to Trails” project. The trail head is located in Carthage and extends to the Kansas State Line winding through the towns of Oronogo and Carl Junction. The trail is rough and is opened for hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding. The trail is host to a variety of native plants and animals. While in Oronogo visit the historic Oronogo Street Car Depot. This depot is a common rest stop and meeting place for exercise enthusiasts. Motorized vehicles are prohibited on the Ruby Jack Trail.