Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Historic Washington State Park Devil's Den Ozark Folk Center Powhatan Courthouse White Oak Lake [X] Lake Chicot [X] Mount Magazine Region Lower Delta Northwest Park Activity Climbing Trail Type Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Jonathan Wirges Don Simons Leita Spears Meg Matthews [X] Brian Whitson [X] Monika Rued Date Published February 2017 August 2016 How Do You Pronounce Lake Chicot? Feb 2017 ⁄ Brian Whitson Many people may know about the origins of this lake, but may not realize why we call it Lake Chicot. In order to understand where the name Lake Chicot comes from one must look to the past. Video Blog: Chalk Up Buttercup, We’re Climbing at Mount Magazine Aug 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued Thinking about taking the "Pepsi Challenge and climbing 75 feet up Pinnacle Mountain? Check out our blog post for what you might expect, and pick up a few tips.