Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Lake Chicot Village Creek Region Lower Delta Article: Park Activity Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Waymon Cox Adam Leslie Don Simons John Morrow Robin Gabe Billy Nations Jeanette Larson Mary Buchman Randy Pearson Rebekah Spurlock Shelley Flanary [X] Brian Whitson [X] Tara Gillanders Date Published [X] February 2017 April 2016 [X] March 2016 How Do You Pronounce Lake Chicot? Feb 01, 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. Winter on the Ridge Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Tara Gillanders Winter may seem an unlikely season to go exploring outdoors, but it really can be amazing. This is the time of year to experience the geologic structure of Crowley’s Ridge in northeast Arkansas.