Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Region Northwest Lower Delta Southwest [X] Central [X] North Central [X] Upper Delta Park Activity Mountain Biking Climbing Watchable Wildlife Backpacking Boating / Marinas Diamond Digging Geocaching Horseback Riding Lake Tours Motorcycling Swimming Hang Gliding River Running Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving [X] Hiking [X] Fishing [X] Kayaking / Canoeing Trail Type Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Day Hikes Horseback Riding Kayaking/Water Trails Mountain Biking Wilderness Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Matt Manos Meg Matthews Jenn Menge Robin Gabe Ron Salley [X] Monika Rued [X] Jason Parrie Date Published November 2021 November 2018 December 2016 August 2016 Arkansas State Parks Celebrate the New Year with First Day Hikes Nov 2021 ⁄ Monika Rued Make a healthy New Year’s resolution by kicking off 2022 with an invigorating First Day Hike at an Arkansas state park near you. 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. 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. 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.