Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Jacksonport Lake Charles Lake Frierson Moro Bay Withrow Springs Cane Creek Cossatot River Crowley's Ridge Daisy DeGray Delta Heritage Trail Devil's Den Hampson Museum Historic Washington State Park Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Catherine Lake Chicot Lake Dardanelle Lake Fort Smith Lake Ouachita Lake Poinsett Mississippi River Mount Magazine Mount Nebo Ozark Folk Center Petit Jean Village Creek White Oak Lake Wooly Hollow Region Lower Delta Northwest Upper Delta Central [X] Southwest [X] North Central Park Activity Diamond Digging Watchable Wildlife Hiking Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Geocaching Swimming Boating / Marinas Climbing Backpacking Horseback Riding Motorcycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Lake Tours Hang Gliding River Running [X] Fishing [X] Road Cycling Trail Type Day Hikes Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Horseback Riding Kayaking/Water Trails Mountain Biking ATV Wilderness Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Monika Rued Arkansas State Parks Staff Meg Matthews Grady Spann Jason Parrie Paul Butler Date Published February 2020 November 2019 January 2019 November 2018 May 2018 January 2017 December 2016 September 2016 August 2016 Relax, Recharge and Recreate During Spring Break Feb 2020 ⁄ Meg Matthews Arkansas State Parks have many ways to relax, recharge and recreate fun and affordable. Take the time this spring break to visit a park and enjoy the physical and mental benefits. Opt Outside for Green Friday Nov 2019 ⁄ Meg Matthews Green Friday is an antidote to Black Friday where programs will be offered at many Arkansas State Parks on the day after Thanksgiving each year. New Year’s Resolution: Visit an Arkansas State Park Every Month Jan 2019 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Arkansas State Parks December To Do List Nov 2018 ⁄ Monika Rued December is a wonderful time to connect with your community in Arkansas state parks. We have interpretative programs and events on tap all month to celebrate the holidays. Six Hidden Gems of Arkansas State Parks May 2018 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Arkansas is lush with State Parks that people travel from all over to discover. But check out this list of parks that fly under the radar with hidden beauties and a secluded environment. Couple ‘Catches’ 15 Pound Fish Without Pole Jan 2017 ⁄ Paul Butler One Arkansas couple rented a boat to explore the Ouachita Lake and Raymond Lake. To their surprise, a large fish jumped into their boat at Moro Bay State Park. Winter To Do List Jan 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued If you’re looking for ways to come out of hibernation this winter, we have plenty of fun things to do. Here are 10 ideas we rounded up from our Arkansas State Parks team. Green Friday is Time to #OptOutside Dec 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued Nov. 25 is Green Friday, an alternative to the crowds by choosing to #OptOutside and get outdoors. Arkansas State Parks has been offering Green Friday events for over seven years. Rocks, Roots and Whoop de Dos! Sep 2016 ⁄ Grady Spann Bicycle tourism has hit Arkansas like a tornado, getting everyone’s attention, as well as requiring a lot of attention. Handling the Heat Aug 2016 ⁄ Jason Parrie Arkansas State Parks wants to remind folks that one can safely enjoy the outdoors even during the heat of the summer. Check our our tips and precautions for the hot weather.