Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Bull Shoals - White River Cossatot River Davidsonville DeGray Devil's Den Historic Washington State Park Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Dardanelle Mount Magazine Ozark Folk Center Prairie Grove Battlefield Region Central Southwest North Central Lower Delta Upper Delta [X] Northwest Park Activity Hiking Diamond Digging Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Backpacking Boating / Marinas Climbing Geocaching Horseback Riding Motorcycling Watchable Wildlife Trail Type Mountain Biking ATV Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Day Hikes Horseback Riding Kayaking/Water Trails Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Monika Rued Arkansas State Parks Staff Chris Pistole Grady Spann Heather Johnson Joe Jacobs Matt Mulheran Megan Ayres Mystina Swaim Adam Leslie Don Simons Jason Parrie Kelly Farrell Kylee Cole Maggie Howard Matt Manos Robin Gabe Tara Gillanders Tim Scott Waymon Cox Zachary Fisher [X] Meg Matthews Date Published February 2020 November 2019 December 2018 September 2017 July 2017 May 2017 November 2016 October 2016 August 2016 Relax, Recharge and Recreate During Spring Break Feb 2020 ⁄ Meg Matthews Arkansas State Parks have many ways to relax, recharge and recreate fun and affordable. Take the time this spring break to visit a park and enjoy the physical and mental benefits. Opt Outside for Green Friday Nov 2019 ⁄ Meg Matthews Green Friday is an antidote to Black Friday where programs will be offered at many Arkansas State Parks on the day after Thanksgiving each year. Arkansas State Parks Celebrate the New Year with First Day Hikes Dec 2018 ⁄ Meg Matthews Make a healthy New Year’s resolution by kicking off 2019 with an invigorating First Day Hike at an Arkansas state park near you. Birding in Arkansas State Parks Sep 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews Arkansas has some of the finest bird watching. Many of our parks have bird watching checklists, and park interpreters who are avid birders and can guide you to view many of the birds in Arkansas. Mount Magazine Reworks Amphitheater Jul 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews There’s something special about an amphitheater experience — the expansive sky, premium acoustics, the energy in the air. It’s no wonder amphitheater events create unforgettable memories. Arkansas State Parks Celebrate Kids to Parks Day on May 20 May 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews “Kids to Parks Day” is a nation-wide call for children to experience natural and heart-healthy activities at state parks. Video Blog: Mountain Biking…Squirrel! Nov 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews The popularity of mountain biking has exploded in Arkansas. With mild fall temperatures and beautiful autumn color, now is the time to get on your bike and ride. Fall Color in Your Arkansas State Parks Oct 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews Check out our fall events and fall foliage reporting so you can see which areas are showing the most color in Arkansas. 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. Arkansas State Parks Celebrate S’mores Day Aug 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews Today, take advantage of National S’more Day at an Arkansas State Park to enjoy this ooey, gooey campfire treat just like when you were a kid.