Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Petit Jean Lake Catherine Mount Magazine Region Central Northwest Southwest Park Activity Kayaking / Canoeing Watchable Wildlife Climbing Mountain Biking [X] Hiking Trail Type Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Matt Manos Date Published February 2020 November 2019 January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 September 2018 May 2018 [X] July 2017 January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 August 2016 [X] April 2016 March 2016 [X] February 2016 More Than a Walk in the Woods at Petit Jean State Park Jul 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. An Adventure in Spring Apr 2016 The spring birds are back and filling up the air with their songs. The winter bleakness is behind us. The warm air hits my face as I hike on one of our trails here at Lake Catherine State Park. Parks—Places Where “Everlasting Moments” Are Born Apr 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Arkansas’s state parks are here to protect natural and cultural resources. They’re here for outdoor recreation, support tourism, and inspire those personal and profound “everlasting moments.” 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.