Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Cossatot River Daisy Davidsonville DeGray Delta Heritage Trail Devil's Den Historic Washington State Park Lake Catherine Lake Fort Smith Mississippi River Ozark Folk Center Petit Jean Village Creek Wooly Hollow Bull Shoals - White River Cane Creek Crowley's Ridge Hampson Museum Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Jacksonport Lake Charles Lake Chicot Lake Dardanelle Lake Frierson Lake Ouachita Lake Poinsett Moro Bay Mount Magazine Mount Nebo Pinnacle Mountain Powhatan Courthouse Withrow Springs Region Southwest Lower Delta Northwest Upper Delta North Central [X] Central Article: Park Activity Hiking Watchable Wildlife Fishing Mountain Biking Climbing Boating / Marinas Geocaching Backpacking Horseback Riding Motorcycling Swimming Lake Tours Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Hang Gliding River Running [X] Kayaking / Canoeing [X] Diamond Digging [X] Road Cycling Article: Trail Type Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Day Hikes Horseback Riding Kayaking/Water Trails Mountain Biking ATV Wilderness Article: Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Meg Matthews Monika Rued Arkansas State Parks Staff Grady Spann Jason Parrie Robin Gabe Date Published January 2019 November 2018 November 2017 January 2017 November 2016 September 2016 August 2016 Relax, Recharge and Recreate During Spring Break Jan 01, 2019 ⁄ Meg Matthews Arkansas State Parks have many ways to relax, recharge and recreate fun and affordable. Take the time this spring break to visit a park and enjoy the physical and mental benefits. 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. Opt Outside for Green Friday Nov 01, 2017 ⁄ 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. 5 State Parks Off the Beaten Path Jan 01, 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. 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. Rocks, Roots and Whoop de Dos! Sep 01, 2016 ⁄ Grady Spann Bicycle tourism has hit Arkansas like a tornado, getting everyone’s attention, as well as requiring a lot of attention. 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 Aug 20, 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.