Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Ozark Folk Center Lake Dardanelle DeGray Lake Fort Smith Moro Bay Bull Shoals - White River Delta Heritage Trail Mississippi River Mount Magazine Cossatot River Historic Washington State Park Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Ouachita Cane Creek Crowley's Ridge Devil's Den Lake Catherine Lake Chicot Louisiana Purchase Mount Nebo Petit Jean Village Creek Wooly Hollow Hampson Museum Jacksonport Lake Charles Lake Frierson Pinnacle Mountain Powhatan Courthouse Prairie Grove Battlefield White Oak Lake Withrow Springs [X] Davidsonville [X] Daisy [X] Lake Poinsett Region Central Northwest Upper Delta Southwest [X] Lower Delta [X] North Central Park Activity Kayaking / Canoeing Watchable Wildlife Fishing Boating / Marinas Hiking Mountain Biking Swimming Geocaching Horseback Riding Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Meg Matthews Robin Gabe Sarah Reap Date Published April 2021 November 2020 January 2019 January 2017 August 2016 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... Photo Essay: Churn Your Own Butter Nov 2020 ⁄ Sarah Reap Davidsonville Historic State Park in northeast Arkansas preserves Arkansas’s first platted (planned) town and the stories of the people who lived here. The people of Davidsonville churned butter as a necessary chore to keep their households running smoothly, but today is a fun activity to connect us to the past. In this photo essay, we will explore the very important task... New Year’s Resolution: Visit an Arkansas State Park Every Month Jan 2019 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff 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. Top 10 Ways to Stay Cool at Arkansas State Parks Aug 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. Events Roundup: Spring and Summer in Arkansas May 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.