Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Petit Jean Crowley's Ridge Lake Ouachita Daisy DeGray Moro Bay Mount Magazine Toltec Mounds Cane Creek Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Jacksonport Lake Charles Lake Dardanelle Lake Frierson Mississippi River Ozark Folk Center Village Creek White Oak Lake Withrow Springs Bull Shoals - White River Cossatot River Devil's Den Hampson Museum Historic Washington State Park Lake Catherine Lake Chicot Lake Poinsett Mount Nebo Parkin Archeological Pinnacle Mountain [X] Lake Fort Smith [X] Davidsonville [X] Delta Heritage Trail [X] Wooly Hollow Region Central Lower Delta Northwest Upper Delta Southwest North Central Park Activity Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Watchable Wildlife Boating / Marinas Hiking Mountain Biking Swimming Geocaching Horseback Riding Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Heather Johnson Meg Matthews Sarah Reap Grady Spann Ryan Smith [X] Arkansas State Parks Staff [X] Robin Gabe Date Published April 2021 January 2019 January 2017 April 2016 March 2016 7 Staycations at Arkansas State Parks Apr 2021 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Imagine waking up to the sound of waves lapping at the shore, birds chirping from tall pine trees, maybe even a boat motor quietly starting its day to bring joy to families spending the weekend away from it all. That’s the kind of wake-up you’ll receive when you staycation at an Arkansas State Park. We’ve chosen seven better-than-a-hotel locales you’re guaranteed to fall... New Year’s Resolution: Visit an Arkansas State Park Every Month Jan 2019 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff 5 State Parks Off the Beaten Path Jan 2017 ⁄ Robin Gabe Whether you’re looking to hike a trail, journey through history, muddy up your mountain bike, or just get away for the weekend, there is an Arkansas State Park waiting for you. Hidden Treasures Apr 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Created in 1815, Davidsonville was Arkansas’s first planned town but by 1830, the town was no more. Today, nothing above ground remains of the town, but that doesn't mean there's nothing here... More Fun at Lake Fort Smith State Park Mar 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Who doesn’t enjoy an evening by the fire, nestled in a cabin, in the woods, near a lake? Made all the more special as you feel your muscles relax after a day of hiking, kayaking and fishing.