Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Ozark Folk Center Cossatot River Daisy DeGray Devil's Den Historic Washington State Park Lake Catherine Mississippi River Petit Jean Village Creek Bull Shoals - White River Cane Creek Crowley's Ridge Davidsonville Delta Heritage Trail Hampson Museum Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Jacksonport Lake Charles Lake Chicot Lake Dardanelle Lake Fort Smith Lake Frierson Lake Ouachita Lake Poinsett Mount Magazine Mount Nebo Pinnacle Mountain Powhatan Courthouse Withrow Springs Wooly Hollow Region Northwest Central Upper Delta Lower Delta Southwest [X] North Central Article: Park Activity Hiking Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Boating / Marinas Diamond Digging Geocaching Backpacking Horseback Riding Motorcycling Road Cycling Swimming Lake Tours Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Hang Gliding River Running [X] Watchable Wildlife [X] Climbing Article: Trail Type Day Hikes Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Horseback Riding Kayaking/Water Trails Mountain Biking ATV Wilderness Article: Trail Difficulty Moderate Easy Strenuous Author Monika Rued Meg Matthews Arkansas State Parks Staff Jason Parrie Maggie Howard Date Published November 2019 January 2019 November 2018 September 2017 January 2017 December 2016 September 2016 August 2016 Opt Outside for Green Friday Nov 01, 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. New Year’s Resolution: Visit an Arkansas State Park Every Month Jan 01, 2019 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Arkansas State Parks December To Do List Nov 01, 2018 ⁄ Monika Rued December is a wonderful time to connect with your community in Arkansas state parks. We have interpretative programs and events on tap all month to celebrate the holidays. Birding in Arkansas State Parks Sep 01, 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 01, 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. Ozark Holidays Craft Show at Ozark Folk Center State Park Dec 01, 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued The perfect present for everyone on your list is at the Ozark Folk Center. Here you can find locally-made heirloom quality gifts for reasonable prices. One of a kind items will surprise even the the G... 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. Bird Nerds Part of Flock for Life Sep 01, 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 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. Events Roundup: Spring and Summer in Arkansas Dec 16, 2019 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.