Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Lake Chicot Region Central North Central Northwest Southwest Upper Delta [X] Lower Delta Park Activity Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Grady Spann Maggie Howard [X] Brian Whitson [X] Megan Ayres Date Published [X] February 2017 [X] September 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. 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.