Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Mount Magazine Crowley's Ridge Daisy DeGray Jacksonport Lake Charles Lake Fort Smith Lake Frierson Moro Bay Petit Jean White Oak Lake Withrow Springs Cane Creek 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 Ouachita Lake Poinsett Mississippi River Mount Nebo Ozark Folk Center Pinnacle Mountain Village Creek Wooly Hollow Region Northwest Central Southwest Upper Delta Lower Delta North Central Park Activity Watchable Wildlife Kayaking / Canoeing Swimming Boating / Marinas Fishing Climbing Geocaching Horseback Riding Mountain Biking Snorkeling / Scuba Diving [X] Hiking [X] Road Cycling Trail Type Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Meg Matthews Monika Rued Matt Manos Grady Spann Jason Parrie Mystina Swaim Ron Salley [X] Arkansas State Parks Staff [X] Don Simons Date Published April 2021 December 2020 January 2019 May 2018 April 2016 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... Winter Hikes — Arkansas State Parks Dec 2020 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Winter Hikes in the Arkansas State Parks New Year’s Resolution: Visit an Arkansas State Park Every Month Jan 2019 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff 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. Parks—Places Where “Everlasting Moments” Are Born Apr 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Arkansas’s state parks are here to protect natural and cultural resources. They’re here for outdoor recreation, support tourism, and inspire those personal and profound “everlasting moments.” Wings on the Wind Mar 2016 ⁄ Don Simons As you scan the horizon with a good set of binoculars, there is a variety of wildlife to spot in state parks from hawks and eagles to monarch butterflies and song birds. 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. 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. 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.