Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crowley's Ridge Jacksonport Lake Catherine Lake Charles Lake Frierson Moro Bay Mount Magazine Petit Jean White Oak Lake Withrow Springs Region Northwest Southwest Upper Delta Central Article: Park Activity Kayaking / Canoeing Watchable Wildlife Climbing Fishing Geocaching Swimming [X] Hiking Article: Trail Type Day Hikes Article: Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Joe Jacobs Arkansas State Parks Staff Date Published January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 September 2018 [X] April 2018 November 2017 July 2017 January 2017 November 2016 August 2016 [X] April 2016 March 2016 [X] February 2016 Six Hidden Gems of Arkansas State Parks May 01, 2018 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Arkansas is lush with State Parks that people travel from all over to discover. But check out this list of parks that fly under the radar with hidden beauties and a secluded environment. Inside Crowley's Ridge State Park May 01, 2018 Wandering the trails, cooling off in the swimming hole, celebrating reunions and weddings . . . locals and neighbors of Paragould, Arkansas, have been enjoying Crowley’s Ridge State Park for generatio... An Adventure in Spring Apr 01, 2016 ⁄ Joe Jacobs 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 01, 2016 ⁄ Joe Jacobs 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 01, 2016 ⁄ Joe Jacobs 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.