Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Lake Dardanelle Region Northwest Central Southwest Upper Delta [X] North Central [X] Lower Delta Park Activity Boating / Marinas Climbing Fishing Hiking Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Swimming Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Meg Matthews Monika Rued Arkansas State Parks Staff Paul Butler Grady Spann Brian Whitson Heather Johnson Jeanette Larson Jeanette Larson Jenn Menge Joe Jacobs Jonathan Wirges Kelly Farrell Maggie Howard Matt Manos Robin Gabe Ryan Smith Seth Boone Tara Gillanders Zachary Fisher [X] Megan Ayres [X] Jason Parrie Date Published May 2020 September 2016 August 2016 Photo Essay: Life Below Lake Dardanelle May 2020 ⁄ Megan Ayres 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! 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. 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.