Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Ozark Folk Center Davidsonville Jacksonport Lake Charles Lake Frierson Moro Bay White Oak Lake Withrow Springs Region Central Northwest Southwest Lower Delta [X] North Central [X] Upper Delta Park Activity Fishing Geocaching Hiking Kayaking / Canoeing Swimming Watchable Wildlife Trail Type Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Author Meg Matthews Jason Parrie Monika Rued [X] Arkansas State Parks Staff [X] Jeanette Larson [X] Tara Gillanders Date Published February 2020 January 2020 January 2019 [X] May 2018 [X] April 2016 March 2016 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. It’s School Group Season! Apr 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. Hidden Treasures Apr 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Created in 1815, Davidsonville was Arkansas’s first planned town but by 1830, the town was no more. Today, nothing above ground remains of the town, but that doesn't mean there's nothing here... Herbal Feasts and Sumptuous Suppers Apr 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff The very first Lavish Herbal Feast occurred on April 22, 1989, at the Ozark Folk Center State Park and you can still enjoy tasty treats and meals in Mountain View to this day. Old-fashioned Community Energy Apr 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.