Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Ozark Folk Center Cossatot River Lake Chicot Village Creek Region Lower Delta North Central Southwest Central Northwest Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Meg Matthews Monika Rued Waymon Cox Paul Butler Robin Gabe Adam Leslie Don Simons Grady Spann John Morrow Matt Manos Rebekah Spurlock Amy Griffin Billy Nations Jason Parrie Joe Jacobs Kelly Farrell Leita Spears Maggie Howard Mary Buchman Megan Ayres Mystina Swaim Ron Salley Seth Boone Tim Scott [X] Jeanette Larson [X] Tara Gillanders [X] Shelley Flanary [X] Brian Whitson [X] Randy Pearson Date Published February 2017 April 2016 March 2016 How Do You Pronounce Lake Chicot? Feb 01, 2017 ⁄ Brian Whitson Many people may know about the origins of this lake, but may not realize why we call it Lake Chicot. In order to understand where the name Lake Chicot comes from one must look to the past. Old-fashioned Community Energy Apr 01, 2016 ⁄ Jeanette Larson The Ozarks is a unique and special place. Well-known for their beauty, these hills are also known for being challenging to live in or travel through. It’s School Group Season! Apr 01, 2016 ⁄ Tara Gillanders Most of our parks have programs specifically designed for school groups that are aligned with the Arkansas K-12 and can accommodate School Groups throughout the year. Winter at the Ozark Folk Center State Park Apr 01, 2016 ⁄ Jeanette Larson The creativity of the music and crafts in Mountain Home, along with the genuine friendliness of the residents, draw visitors over the winding Ozark roads every year. Exploring Nature on the Trails at Cossatot River State Park Apr 01, 2016 ⁄ Shelley Flanary “The book of nature has no beginning as it has no end.” (Jim Corbett) I am excited to tell you about the four trails we have and how our longest trail (“River Corridor”) is now completed for you to “e... Snow Business Beats No Business Apr 01, 2016 ⁄ Tara Gillanders Last month as the snow was blanketing the park we turned cold weather into a fun opportunity by making snow mammals as part of the program. Laughing and Learning Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Jeanette Larson Ozark Folk Center’s Folk School gives you the opportunity to three days immersed in fiber, the language of fiber, the techniques of fiber and the skills of working with fiber to make finished, usable... A Wild and Scenic River Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Shelley Flanary Do you hear that sound? Do you hear the music? What could it be? You are standing approximately just southwest of Little Rock, in one of the most spectacular river corridors in the central U.S. Eagle Eyes Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Randy Pearson Each year, hundreds of bald eagles find their way to the Natural State to winter. Arkansas State Parks have numerous programs and special events to help you explore the fascinating world of these and... Winter on the Ridge Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Tara Gillanders Winter may seem an unlikely season to go exploring outdoors, but it really can be amazing. This is the time of year to experience the geologic structure of Crowley’s Ridge in northeast Arkansas.