Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Devil's Den Bull Shoals - White River Cossatot River Davidsonville DeGray Historic Washington State Park Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Dardanelle Mount Magazine Ozark Folk Center Prairie Grove Battlefield Region Central North Central Southwest Lower Delta [X] Northwest [X] Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Mountain Biking Climbing Hiking Boating / Marinas Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Swimming Backpacking Diamond Digging Geocaching Hang Gliding Horseback Riding Lake Tours Motorcycling River Running Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Watchable Wildlife Article: Trail Type Mountain Biking Day Hikes Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Wilderness Horseback Riding Kayaking/Water Trails Article: Trail Difficulty Strenuous Easy Moderate Author Monika Rued Meg Matthews Jason Parrie Joe Jacobs Matt Manos Date Published June 2019 April 2019 January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 September 2018 April 2018 November 2017 October 2017 September 2017 July 2017 May 2017 February 2017 January 2017 [X] November 2016 October 2016 September 2016 [X] August 2016 May 2016 April 2016 March 2016 February 2016 Green Friday is Time to #OptOutside Dec 01, 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 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. Beyond Mountain Biking in NWA Nov 01, 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued Northwest Arkansas has a lot to offer, from our mountain biking trails, excursions, parks, and conventions. Once you're done biking, stop in on one of our craft breweries or local restaurants. Video Blog: Mountain Biking…Squirrel! Nov 01, 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews The popularity of mountain biking has exploded in Arkansas. With mild fall temperatures and beautiful autumn color, now is the time to get on your bike and ride. A Sacred Place – The Fossil Flats Mountain Bike Trail Nov 01, 2016 ⁄ Joe Jacobs Fossil Flats is a six mile trail tucked away in Devil's Den State Park that is home to the Arkansas Mountain Bike Championships and Ozark Mountain Bike Festival . Arkansas State Park IMBA World Summit Bookend Rides Nov 01, 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued Arkansas State Parks has been involved in mountain biking since the 1980s and still have a variety of rides, competitions, trails and bike shops. Video Blog: Chalk Up Buttercup, We’re Climbing at Mount Magazine Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued Thinking about taking the "Pepsi Challenge and climbing 75 feet up Pinnacle Mountain? Check out our blog post for what you might expect, and pick up a few tips. Top 10 Ways to Stay Cool at Arkansas State Parks Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews While we wait for cooler temperatures to come to The Natural State, here are the top 10 ways to stay cool at Arkansas State Parks during the dog days of summer. Arkansas State Parks Celebrate S’mores Day Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews Today, take advantage of National S’more Day at an Arkansas State Park to enjoy this ooey, gooey campfire treat just like when you were a kid. Handling the Heat Aug 01, 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.