Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Region Lower Delta North Central Northwest Southwest Upper Delta [X] Central Park Activity Hiking Watchable Wildlife Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Monika Rued [X] Meg Matthews Date Published February 2020 November 2019 [X] December 2018 October 2017 [X] September 2017 August 2017 June 2017 May 2017 October 2016 August 2016 [X] July 2016 Arkansas State Parks Celebrate the New Year with First Day Hikes Dec 2018 ⁄ Meg Matthews Make a healthy New Year’s resolution by kicking off 2019 with an invigorating First Day Hike at an Arkansas state park near you. Birding in Arkansas State Parks Sep 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews Arkansas has some of the finest bird watching. Many of our parks have bird watching checklists, and park interpreters who are avid birders and can guide you to view many of the birds in Arkansas. Governor's Capital Campout Jul 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews Welcome to the Governor’s Capital Campout – an overnight event celebrating National Great Outdoors Month. These special events are held to encourage families to enjoy their natural surroundings.