Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Ozark Folk Center Cane Creek Crowley's Ridge Moro Bay Daisy Davidsonville Historic Washington State Park Lake Ouachita [X] Devil's Den [X] Lake Catherine [X] Lake Chicot [X] Petit Jean Region Central Lower Delta Southwest Park Activity Hiking Trail Type Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Brian Whitson Rebekah Spurlock Date Published June 2020 May 2020 January 2019 September 2018 July 2017 [X] February 2017 November 2016 [X] April 2016 March 2016 February 2016 How Do You Pronounce Lake Chicot? Feb 2017 ⁄ Brian Whitson Many people may know about the origins of this lake, but may not realize why we call it Lake Chicot. In order to understand where the name Lake Chicot comes from one must look to the past. 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.” When All is Lost Apr 2016 ⁄ Rebekah Spurlock Interpreters, like most educators, know what it is like to operate on a shoe string budget, utilizing the resources at hand. But what happens when it all goes missing at the blink of an eye?