Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Region Central Northwest North Central Southwest Upper Delta [X] Lower Delta Park Activity Hiking Boating / Marinas Climbing Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Swimming Watchable Wildlife Trail Type Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Day Hikes Wilderness Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Meg Matthews Monika Rued Paul Butler Arkansas State Parks Staff Grady Spann Brian Whitson Cara Curtis Joe Jacobs Kelly Farrell Robin Gabe Ryan Smith Seth Boone Tara Gillanders [X] Jason Parrie [X] Maggie Howard [X] Matt Manos [X] Megan Ayres Date Published November 2016 September 2016 August 2016 5 Fall Hiking Tips Nov 2016 ⁄ Matt Manos It is hiking season in Arkansas and that brings some unique and beautiful opportunities. The leaves are changing, along with the temperatures. These cooler days can make for some great fall hiking. Awaken Your Nocturnal Nature Sep 2016 ⁄ Megan Ayres Many of your state parks offer evening programs that engage you with the world around you at night. Whether you're camping, hiking, stargazing, or or an owl prowl. Bird Nerds Part of Flock for Life Sep 2016 ⁄ Maggie Howard Birding is a weird and wonderful hobby to get into. You start out with an old beat up bird guide and a cheap pair of binoculars, figuring you would just give it a shot. 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.