Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Devil's Den Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Moro Bay Region Central Lower Delta North Central Upper Delta [X] Northwest [X] Southwest Park Activity Diamond Digging Climbing Kayaking / Canoeing Watchable Wildlife Backpacking Boating / Marinas Geocaching Horseback Riding Lake Tours Motorcycling Swimming Hang Gliding River Running Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving [X] Mountain Biking [X] Hiking [X] Fishing Trail Type Mountain Biking Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Day Hikes Horseback Riding Kayaking/Water Trails Wilderness Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Meg Matthews Don Simons Grady Spann Matt Manos Mystina Swaim Robin Gabe Tim Scott Waymon Cox Zachary Fisher [X] Monika Rued [X] Jason Parrie [X] Joe Jacobs [X] Paul Butler Date Published November 2021 June 2019 November 2018 September 2018 January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 August 2016 Arkansas State Parks Celebrate the New Year with First Day Hikes Nov 2021 ⁄ Monika Rued Make a healthy New Year’s resolution by kicking off 2022 with an invigorating First Day Hike at an Arkansas state park near you. Hobbs Trail & Anniversary Weekend Jun 2019 ⁄ Joe Jacobs Everyone is invited to celebrate the opening of the first Monument Trails, the 40th Anniversary of Hobbs State Park - Conservation Area, the 10th Anniversary of the opening of the Hobbs State Park Visitor Center, and the Annual Friend of Hobbs Fundraiser (in Rogers, AR). 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. Devil's Den State Park Visitor Gallery Sep 2018 ⁄ Monika Rued We love singing the praises of Devil's Den State Park but don't just take our word for it. Check out our visitor gallery and tag Devil's Den State Park or use #ARstateparks to share your pics and videos. 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. 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. Beyond Mountain Biking in NWA Nov 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued Northwest Arkansas has a lot to offer, from our mountain biking trails, excursions, parks, and conventions. Once you're done biking, stop in on one of our craft breweries or local restaurants. Arkansas State Park IMBA World Summit Bookend Rides Nov 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued Arkansas State Parks has been involved in mountain biking since the 1980s and still have a variety of rides, competitions, trails and bike shops. 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.