Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park DeGray Crowley's Ridge Daisy Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Dardanelle Lake Fort Smith Lake Ouachita Mississippi River Mount Magazine Petit Jean Bull Shoals - White River Cane Creek Cossatot River Delta Heritage Trail Devil's Den Hampson Museum Historic Washington State Park Jacksonport Lake Catherine Lake Charles Lake Chicot Lake Frierson Lake Poinsett Moro Bay Mount Nebo Ozark Folk Center Pinnacle Mountain Village Creek White Oak Lake Withrow Springs Wooly Hollow Region Northwest Southwest Upper Delta Lower Delta North Central [X] Central Park Activity Hiking Boating / Marinas Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Swimming Climbing Geocaching Horseback Riding Mountain Biking Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving [X] Watchable Wildlife Trail Type Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Monika Rued Jenn Menge David Armstrong Maggie Howard Meg Matthews Robin Gabe Ron Salley [X] Arkansas State Parks Staff Date Published April 2021 February 2020 January 2019 March 2016 February 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 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. Distracted by the Birds at Petit Jean State Park Feb 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff We interpreters like to feed the songbirds, and this helps folks who come to the visitor center get a better look at them, especially if they go into the exhibit room and look out through the large window at the pond.