Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Ozark Folk Center Bull Shoals - White River Cossatot River Davidsonville DeGray Devil's Den Historic Washington State Park Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Mount Magazine [X] Lake Dardanelle [X] Prairie Grove Battlefield Region Central Southwest [X] North Central [X] Northwest Park Activity Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Matt Mulheran Kylee Cole [X] Megan Ayres [X] Meg Matthews Date Published May 2020 April 2020 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! Lake Dardanelle State Park Sunset Apr 2020 ⁄ Megan Ayres Lake Dardanelle State Park sits along the edge of Lake Dardanelle, a 34,300-acre reservoir on the Arkansas River. Lake Dardanelle’s diverse habitats in and around the lake will surround you in natural beauty and a top-notch fishery. Enjoy this sunset view from the Lake Dardanelle State Park Visitor Center. Top 10 Ways to Stay Cool at Arkansas State Parks Aug 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews While we wait for cooler temperatures to come to The Natural State, here are the top 10 ways to stay cool at Arkansas State Parks during the dog days of summer.