Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Region Central Lower Delta Northwest Southwest Upper Delta [X] North Central Park Activity Hiking Trail Type Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Day Hikes Wilderness Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Meg Matthews Monika Rued Arkansas State Parks Staff Megan Ayres Grady Spann Heather Johnson Jonathan Wirges Jackie Rupp Jason Parrie Jeanette Larson Jeanette Larson Jenn Menge Joe Jacobs Maggie Howard Sarah Reap Zachary Fisher [X] Kelly Farrell [X] Matt Manos [X] Tara Gillanders Date Published May 2017 November 2016 April 2016 What is a Park Interpreter? May 2017 ⁄ Kelly Farrell On top of being guides and stewards of the parks, Park Interpreters identify plants and wildlife. They are biologists, geologists, botanists, historians, educators, and recreation specialists. 5 Fall Hiking Tips Nov 2016 ⁄ Matt Manos It is hiking season in Arkansas and that brings some unique and beautiful opportunities. The leaves are changing, along with the temperatures. These cooler days can make for some great fall hiking. It’s School Group Season! Apr 2016 ⁄ Tara Gillanders Most of our parks have programs specifically designed for school groups that are aligned with the Arkansas K-12 and can accommodate School Groups throughout the year.