Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Petit Jean DeGray Lake Fort Smith Lake Ouachita Mount Magazine Cane Creek Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Jacksonport Lake Charles Lake Dardanelle Lake Frierson Mississippi River Moro Bay Ozark Folk Center Village Creek White Oak Lake Withrow Springs Bull Shoals - White River Cossatot River Davidsonville Delta Heritage Trail Devil's Den Hampson Museum Historic Washington State Park Lake Catherine Lake Chicot Lake Poinsett Mount Nebo Parkin Archeological Pinnacle Mountain Toltec Mounds Wooly Hollow [X] Crowley's Ridge [X] Daisy Region Central Lower Delta Northwest Southwest Upper Delta North Central Park Activity Watchable Wildlife Hiking Boating / Marinas Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Swimming Geocaching Horseback Riding Mountain Biking Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Elizabeth Kimble Mary Buchman [X] Arkansas State Parks Staff Date Published April 2021 February 2020 January 2019 April 2016 March 2016 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... Eagle Tours Feb 2020 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff One of the most awe-inspiring birds you can witness is the Bald Eagle. Once endangered, the Bald Eagle has made an encouraging comeback and now nests along rivers and lakeshores throughout the state. Now, you can find our national emblem in dozens of sites across Arkansas, particularly along shores of lakes and rivers. The most common time to experience Bald Eagle... New Year’s Resolution: Visit an Arkansas State Park Every Month Jan 2019 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff The Electric Chair Apr 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Not too long after I moved to Northeast Arkansas I was talking with a local who wanted to know where I worked. When I told them that I worked at Crowley’s Ridge State Park they immediately asked “Have you seen the electric chair room?” No one had told me anything about an electric chair on the park grounds, so I asked about it when I went in to the office the next day. My... A Daisy of a Park! Apr 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Daisy State Park is a hub of southwest Arkansas adventures including diamond digging, canoeing, kayaking, trout fishing, Little Missouri Falls, and Hot Springs National Park. 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.