Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crowley's Ridge DeGray Village Creek Region Northwest Central Southwest Lower Delta North Central [X] Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Hiking Watchable Wildlife Article: Trail Type Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Day Hikes Wilderness Article: Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Meg Matthews Arkansas State Parks Staff Matt Manos Monika Rued Date Published January 2020 November 2019 January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 May 2018 October 2017 [X] September 2017 May 2017 February 2017 January 2017 December 2016 [X] November 2016 [X] October 2016 September 2016 August 2016 May 2016 April 2016 [X] March 2016 Birding in Arkansas State Parks Sep 01, 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews Arkansas has some of the finest bird watching. Many of our parks have bird watching checklists, and park interpreters who are avid birders and can guide you to view many of the birds in Arkansas. Great Arkansas Cleanup Sep 01, 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued Each fall, Arkansans improve their communities by volunteering in the Great Arkansas Cleanup (GAC), the Keep Arkansas Beautiful Commission’s (KAB) annual litter pickup and community cleanup event. 5 Fall Hiking Tips Nov 01, 2016 ⁄ Matt Manos It is hiking season in Arkansas and that brings some unique and beautiful opportunities. The leaves are changing, along with the temperatures. These cooler days can make for some great fall hiking. Fall Color in Your Arkansas State Parks Oct 01, 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews Check out our fall events and fall foliage reporting so you can see which areas are showing the most color in Arkansas. Fling Golf – New Way to Experience Game Oct 01, 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews Fling Golf is a cross between lacrosse and traditional golf. This new game is easier to learn than traditional golf and much less expensive. It would be a great part of a family weekend getaway. The Park that was a Farm Mar 01, 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.