Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Region Central Northwest Lower Delta Upper Delta Southwest [X] North Central Park Activity Fishing Hiking Mountain Biking Kayaking / Canoeing Backpacking Boating / Marinas Diamond Digging Geocaching Motorcycling Road Cycling Swimming [X] Watchable Wildlife [X] Climbing Trail Type ATV Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Day Hikes Horseback Riding Kayaking/Water Trails Mountain Biking Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Meg Matthews Jason Parrie Maggie Howard Monika Rued Date Published February 2020 [X] November 2019 January 2019 November 2018 [X] September 2017 [X] January 2017 December 2016 [X] September 2016 [X] August 2016 Opt Outside for Green Friday Nov 2019 ⁄ Meg Matthews Green Friday is an antidote to Black Friday where programs will be offered at many Arkansas State Parks on the day after Thanksgiving each year. Birding in Arkansas State Parks Sep 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. Winter To Do List Jan 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued If you’re looking for ways to come out of hibernation this winter, we have plenty of fun things to do. Here are 10 ideas we rounded up from our Arkansas State Parks team. Bird Nerds Part of Flock for Life Sep 2016 ⁄ Maggie Howard Birding is a weird and wonderful hobby to get into. You start out with an old beat up bird guide and a cheap pair of binoculars, figuring you would just give it a shot. Handling the Heat Aug 2016 ⁄ Jason Parrie Arkansas State Parks wants to remind folks that one can safely enjoy the outdoors even during the heat of the summer. Check our our tips and precautions for the hot weather.