Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Bull Shoals - White River Mount Magazine [X] Lake Dardanelle [X] Prairie Grove Battlefield [X] Cossatot River [X] Davidsonville [X] DeGray Lake Resort [X] Historic Washington State Park [X] Hobbs State Park Conservation Area [X] Ozark Folk Center Region Central North Central Northwest Southwest Park Activity Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Chris Pistole Jeanette Larson Kayla Gomance [X] Jason Baumgartner [X] Kylee Cole [X] Megan Ayres Moore [X] Meg Matthews Date Published February 2021 November 2020 September 2020 [X] May 2020 April 2020 March 2018 November 2017 August 2017 July 2017 December 2016 October 2016 [X] August 2016 Photo Essay: Life Below Lake Dardanelle May 2020 ⁄ Megan Ayres Moore What lives in a lake? If you are like most of us, your first thoughts were fish, snakes, and turtles. Believe it or not, that’s only a small part of the life below Lake Dardanelle! Photo Essay: At Home in the Ozarks May 2020 ⁄ Kylee Cole Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park in northwest Arkansas protects nearly 1,000 acres of the Prairie Grove Battlefield and interprets the history of Arkansans impacted by the Civil War. We hope that you enjoy this exploration of one of the park’s 19th-century buildings and discover what everyday life was like for those living in the Civil War era Ozarks. Lake Dardanelle State Park Aqua-Escape May 2020 ⁄ Jason Baumgartner Escape to Lake Dardanelle State Park’s largest aquarium exhibit and see some of our native fish from a unique underwater perspective. Inside Lake Dardanelle State Park Visitor Center is 7,000 gallons of aquarium exhibits that provide an up-close connection with Lake Dardanelle’s native fish species. Top 10 Ways to Stay Cool at Arkansas State Parks Aug 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews While we wait for cooler temperatures to come to The Natural State, here are the top 10 ways to stay cool at Arkansas State Parks during the dog days of summer.