Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Devil's Den Lake Dardanelle Petit Jean Village Creek DeGray Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Historic Washington State Park Ozark Folk Center Mount Magazine Crowley's Ridge Lake Fort Smith Lake Ouachita Mississippi River Toltec Mounds Bull Shoals - White River Davidsonville Moro Bay Cossatot River Daisy Jacksonport Delta Heritage Trail Logoly Mount Nebo Prairie Grove Battlefield Cane Creek Lake Catherine Millwood White Oak Lake Withrow Springs Wooly Hollow Lake Charles Lake Frierson Louisiana Purchase Parkin Archeological Powhatan Courthouse Conway Cemetery Hampson Museum Lake Poinsett Museum of Natural Resources Queen Wilhelmina [X] Pinnacle Mountain [X] Lake Chicot Region Central Lower Delta Northwest North Central Southwest Upper Delta Park Activity Hiking Watchable Wildlife Kayaking / Canoeing Boating / Marinas Climbing Fishing Mountain Biking Swimming Geocaching Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Trail Type Day Hikes Mountain Biking Trail Difficulty Strenuous Easy Moderate Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Brian Whitson Meg Matthews Ron Salley Sasha Bowles Date Published May 2021 March 2021 January 2019 October 2017 February 2017 August 2016 March 2016 5 Arkansas State Parks Summer Hot Spots May 2021 Summer isn’t just a season — it’s a state of mind. And Arkansas is the perfect place to explore that sun-kissed bliss of nights around a campfire, hair drying from a jump in the lake, making gooey s’mores feel. Explore 5 state parks to find where you should kick your heels up for the warm months. Check Out These 4 Monument Trails in Arkansas May 2021 What exactly is a Monument Trail, you ask? It’s a world-class mountain biking trail crafted by some of the world’s best trail builders to show off a specific area’s natural, iconic beauty. And Arkansas State Parks has the only four of these sustainably designed paths just waiting for you to visit. They include Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area, Mount Nebo State Park... Trail of Tears Across Arkansas State Parks Mar 2021 ⁄ Sasha Bowles Arkansas has hundreds of miles of the Trail of Tears, and of the nine states traversed by the trail, is the only state that witnessed the removal of all five of the Southeastern tribes as they moved west. Arkansas State Parks has five parks that lie along these removal routes. These parks have been certified as National Park Service Trail of Tears National Historic Trail... New Year’s Resolution: Visit an Arkansas State Park Every Month Jan 2019 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Josh Jeffers Named Superintendent of Pinnacle Mountain State Park Oct 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews Josh Jeffers has Arkansas State Parks in the fiber of his being. The new Pinnacle Mountain State Park superintendent says having a passion for this kind of work comes naturally to him. 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. Is Pinnacle Mountain a Volcano? Aug 2016 ⁄ Ron Salley Pinnacle Mountain stands about 1,000 feet above sea level, is on the extreme eastern edge of the Ouachita Mountain range, and sits where three rivers converge. Pinnacle Mountain State Park Rocks! Mar 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Tucked away in central Arkansas, Pinnacle Mountain is one of the most accessible state parks for hiking, backpacking, climbing, camping, and biking. Events Roundup: Spring and Summer in Arkansas Aug 2021 Learn Dutch oven cooking, paddle downstream or practice your bird calls — but most importantly, get outside as Arkansas warms up with these festivals and ongoing activities.