Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Region Central Northwest Southwest North Central Upper Delta [X] Lower Delta Article: Park Activity Kayaking / Canoeing Boating / Marinas Climbing Fishing Mountain Biking Swimming Backpacking Diamond Digging Geocaching Hang Gliding Horseback Riding Lake Tours Motorcycling River Running Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Watchable Wildlife [X] Hiking Article: Trail Type Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Day Hikes Horseback Riding Kayaking/Water Trails Mountain Biking Wilderness Article: Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Jason Parrie Meg Matthews Monika Rued Date Published November 2019 January 2019 [X] December 2018 November 2018 January 2017 [X] December 2016 November 2016 [X] August 2016 Arkansas State Parks Celebrate the New Year with First Day Hikes Dec 01, 2018 ⁄ Meg Matthews Make a healthy New Year’s resolution by kicking off 2019 with an invigorating First Day Hike at an Arkansas state park near you. Green Friday is Time to #OptOutside Dec 01, 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued Nov. 25 is Green Friday, an alternative to the crowds by choosing to #OptOutside and get outdoors. Arkansas State Parks has been offering Green Friday events for over seven years. 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.