Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park DeGray Lake Ouachita Mount Magazine Lake Dardanelle Petit Jean Cossatot River Crowley's Ridge Devil's Den Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Jacksonport Lake Fort Smith Mississippi River Ozark Folk Center Pinnacle Mountain Village Creek Withrow Springs Bull Shoals - White River Davidsonville Delta Heritage Trail Historic Washington State Park Lake Catherine Lake Chicot Lake Frierson White Oak Lake Wooly Hollow Crater of Diamonds Hampson Museum Lake Poinsett Logoly Millwood Mount Nebo Powhatan Courthouse Queen Wilhelmina [X] Moro Bay [X] Daisy [X] Cane Creek [X] Lake Charles Region Lower Delta Northwest Southwest Central Upper Delta North Central Park Activity Fishing Hiking Swimming Boating / Marinas Geocaching Mountain Biking Horseback Riding Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving [X] Kayaking / Canoeing [X] Watchable Wildlife Trail Type Kayaking/Water Trails Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Paul Butler Robin Gabe Seth Boone Date Published May 2021 April 2021 January 2019 May 2018 January 2017 April 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. 7 Staycations at Arkansas State Parks Apr 2021 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Imagine waking up to the sound of waves lapping at the shore, birds chirping from tall pine trees, maybe even a boat motor quietly starting its day to bring joy to families spending the weekend away from it all. That’s the kind of wake-up you’ll receive when you staycation at an Arkansas State Park. We’ve chosen seven better-than-a-hotel locales you’re guaranteed to fall... New Year’s Resolution: Visit an Arkansas State Park Every Month Jan 2019 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Six Hidden Gems of Arkansas State Parks May 2018 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Arkansas is lush with State Parks that people travel from all over to discover. But check out this list of parks that fly under the radar with hidden beauties and a secluded environment. 5 State Parks Off the Beaten Path Jan 2017 ⁄ Robin Gabe Whether you’re looking to hike a trail, journey through history, muddy up your mountain bike, or just get away for the weekend, there is an Arkansas State Park waiting for you. Babysitting a Beaver Apr 2016 ⁄ Paul Butler Your Arkansas State Parks are set aside, protected, and determined in their mission to provide you with outdoor experiences that can enhance the quality of your life. Take a Journey to Another World Apr 2016 ⁄ Seth Boone While Cane Creek State Park boasts over 20 miles of trail, the park has another unique feature to its name. The park offers kayaking, for rent or guided. Whatever Floats Your Boat Apr 2016 ⁄ Paul Butler If you're looking for some time to relax and unwind, you won't find a better place than an Arkansas State Park. Pack up your boat, fishing gear, and head out to get a little alone time. 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.