Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Lake Catherine Region Southwest Central Lower Delta North Central Northwest Upper Delta Park Activity Watchable Wildlife Backpacking Boating / Marinas Climbing Diamond Digging Fishing Geocaching Hang Gliding Horseback Riding Kayaking / Canoeing Lake Tours Motorcycling Mountain Biking River Running Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Swimming [X] Hiking Trail Type Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Wilderness Horseback Riding Kayaking/Water Trails Mountain Biking [X] Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Easy Strenuous [X] Moderate Author Matt Manos Monika Rued Date Published November 2019 May 2018 [X] December 2016 [X] November 2016 [X] April 2016 March 2016 Green Friday is Time to #OptOutside Dec 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. 5 Fall Hiking Tips Nov 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. 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.