Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Ozark Folk Center Region Central Lower Delta Northwest Southwest [X] North Central [X] Upper Delta Park Activity Boating / Marinas Climbing Fishing Hiking Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Swimming Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Meg Matthews Monika Rued [X] Jason Parrie [X] Jeanette Larson [X] Tara Gillanders Date Published [X] August 2016 [X] April 2016 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. 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. 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.