Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Lake Chicot Region Lower Delta Central North Central Northwest Southwest Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Boating / Marinas Climbing Fishing Hiking Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Swimming Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Joe Jacobs Meg Matthews Monika Rued Waymon Cox Arkansas State Parks Staff Jeanette Larson John Morrow Paul Butler Robin Gabe Tara Gillanders Adam Leslie Don Simons Grady Spann Matt Manos Rebekah Spurlock Shelley Flanary Amy Griffin Billy Nations Kelly Farrell Leita Spears Maggie Howard Mary Buchman Megan Ayres Mystina Swaim Randy Pearson Ron Salley Seth Boone Tim Scott [X] Brian Whitson [X] Jason Parrie Date Published February 2017 August 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. 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.