Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Mount Magazine Moro Bay Crowley's Ridge Davidsonville Delta Heritage Trail Lake Fort Smith Wooly Hollow Region Central Southwest North Central [X] Northwest [X] Lower Delta [X] Upper Delta Park Activity Watchable Wildlife Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Boating / Marinas Swimming [X] Hiking [X] Fishing [X] Climbing Trail Type Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Monika Rued Don Simons Jason Parrie Paul Butler Robin Gabe Date Published February 2020 November 2019 January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 September 2018 May 2018 [X] January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 [X] August 2016 [X] March 2016 [X] February 2016 Couple ‘Catches’ 15 Pound Fish Without Pole Jan 2017 ⁄ Paul Butler One Arkansas couple rented a boat to explore the Ouachita Lake and Raymond Lake. To their surprise, a large fish jumped into their boat at Moro Bay State Park. 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. Winter To Do List Jan 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued If you’re looking for ways to come out of hibernation this winter, we have plenty of fun things to do. Here are 10 ideas we rounded up from our Arkansas State Parks team. Video Blog: Chalk Up Buttercup, We’re Climbing at Mount Magazine Aug 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued Thinking about taking the "Pepsi Challenge and climbing 75 feet up Pinnacle Mountain? Check out our blog post for what you might expect, and pick up a few tips. Handling the Heat Aug 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. Wings on the Wind Mar 2016 ⁄ Don Simons As you scan the horizon with a good set of binoculars, there is a variety of wildlife to spot in state parks from hawks and eagles to monarch butterflies and song birds. The Park that was a Farm Mar 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Entering Crowley’s Ridge State Park, the first things you notice are the trees. As you wander through the park you will see a wide variety of trees, shrubs, vines, and flowering plants. Because words can’t describe… Feb 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff The Lodge at Mount Magazine has rooms and cabins have a view off the bluff-line overlooking the Petit Jean River Valley and Blue Mountain Lake.