Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Region North Central Northwest Central Lower Delta Upper Delta [X] Southwest Park Activity Diamond Digging Hiking Fishing Backpacking Climbing Geocaching Horseback Riding Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Boating / Marinas Hang Gliding River Running Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Swimming [X] Watchable Wildlife [X] Motorcycling [X] Lake Tours Trail Type Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Day Hikes Horseback Riding Kayaking/Water Trails Mountain Biking ATV Wilderness Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Maggie Howard Melissa Phillips [X] Monika Rued [X] Meg Matthews Date Published November 2019 November 2018 September 2017 January 2017 December 2016 Opt Outside for Green Friday Nov 2019 ⁄ Meg Matthews Green Friday is an antidote to Black Friday where programs will be offered at many Arkansas State Parks on the day after Thanksgiving each year. Arkansas State Parks December To Do List Nov 2018 ⁄ Monika Rued December is a wonderful time to connect with your community in Arkansas state parks. We have interpretative programs and events on tap all month to celebrate the holidays. 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. Winter To Do List Jan 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued If you’re looking for ways to come out of hibernation this winter, we have plenty of fun things to do. Here are 10 ideas we rounded up from our Arkansas State Parks team. Green Friday is Time to #OptOutside Dec 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued Nov. 25 is Green Friday, an alternative to the crowds by choosing to #OptOutside and get outdoors. Arkansas State Parks has been offering Green Friday events for over seven years.