Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Lake Chicot Petit Jean Region Central Lower Delta North Central Northwest Southwest Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Hiking Boating / Marinas Climbing Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Swimming Article: Trail Type Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Day Hikes Wilderness Article: Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Meg Matthews Monika Rued Waymon Cox Jeanette Larson Paul Butler Robin Gabe Tara Gillanders Adam Leslie Don Simons Grady Spann John Morrow Rebekah Spurlock Shelley Flanary Amy Griffin Billy Nations Joe Jacobs Kelly Farrell Leita Spears Maggie Howard Mary Buchman Megan Ayres Mystina Swaim Randy Pearson Ron Salley Seth Boone Tim Scott [X] Matt Manos [X] Brian Whitson [X] Jason Parrie Date Published July 2017 February 2017 November 2016 August 2016 More Than a Walk in the Woods at Petit Jean State Park Jul 01, 2017 ⁄ Matt Manos Seven Hollows Trail at Petit Jean State Park offer sweet spots where conservation, recreation, and legacy all come together to form a seamless triumvirate. 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. 5 Fall Hiking Tips Nov 01, 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. Handling the Heat Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Jason Parrie Arkansas State Parks wants to remind folks that one can safely enjoy the outdoors even during the heat of the summer. Check our our tips and precautions for the hot weather.