Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Lake Frierson Moro Bay Withrow Springs Daisy DeGray Jacksonport Lake Charles Lake Fort Smith Petit Jean Cossatot River Delta Heritage Trail Devil's Den Hampson Museum Historic Washington State Park Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Catherine Lake Chicot Lake Dardanelle Lake Poinsett Millwood Mississippi River Mount Nebo Ozark Folk Center Village Creek Wooly Hollow [X] White Oak Lake [X] Cane Creek [X] Crowley's Ridge [X] Mount Magazine [X] Lake Ouachita [X] Pinnacle Mountain Region Northwest Central Southwest Upper Delta Lower Delta North Central Park Activity Watchable Wildlife Kayaking / Canoeing Fishing Boating / Marinas Swimming Geocaching Horseback Riding Mountain Biking Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving [X] Hiking [X] Climbing Trail Type Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Don Simons Monika Rued Ron Salley [X] Arkansas State Parks Staff Date Published September 2021 April 2021 January 2019 May 2018 March 2016 February 2016 Get Back to Nature This Fall Sep 2021 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff As bright mornings give way to chillier weather and the leaves start to turn to auburn, garnet and gold, you’ll feel the pull to get outside. Whether you want to spend an entire weekend living around nature’s beauty or want to feel the thrill of speed as you race down a Monument Trail, Arkansas State Parks has something for everyone this autumn. 7 Staycations at Arkansas State Parks Apr 2021 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Imagine waking up to the sound of waves lapping at the shore, birds chirping from tall pine trees, maybe even a boat motor quietly starting its day to bring joy to families spending the weekend away from it all. That’s the kind of wake-up you’ll receive when you staycation at an Arkansas State Park. We’ve chosen seven better-than-a-hotel locales you’re guaranteed to fall... New Year’s Resolution: Visit an Arkansas State Park Every Month Jan 2019 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff New year, new you? Challenge yourself to visit a different Arkansas state park every month. These beautiful places are open for adventure and learning with something for absolutely everyone in your family and friend group. You can bike a trail, discover the history behind Hampson Archeological Museum State Park, go horseback riding or find a quaint cabin or lodge for a... 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. Pinnacle Mountain State Park Rocks! Mar 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Tucked away in central Arkansas, Pinnacle Mountain is one of the most accessible state parks for hiking, backpacking, climbing, camping, and biking. The Park that was a Farm Mar 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Entering Crowley’s Ridge State Park, the first things you notice are the trees. As you wander through the park you will see a wide variety of trees, shrubs, vines, and flowering plants. Because words can’t describe… Feb 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff The Lodge at Mount Magazine has rooms and cabins have a view off the bluff-line overlooking the Petit Jean River Valley and Blue Mountain Lake.