Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Cossatot River Daisy Davidsonville DeGray Delta Heritage Trail Devil's Den Historic Washington State Park Jacksonport Lake Catherine Lake Charles Lake Fort Smith Lake Frierson Mississippi River Moro Bay Ozark Folk Center Petit Jean Village Creek Withrow Springs Wooly Hollow Bull Shoals - White River Cane Creek Crowley's Ridge Hampson Museum Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Chicot Lake Dardanelle Lake Ouachita Lake Poinsett Mount Magazine Mount Nebo Pinnacle Mountain Powhatan Courthouse White Oak Lake Region Lower Delta Southwest Central Upper Delta North Central [X] Northwest Park Activity Hiking Mountain Biking Watchable Wildlife Fishing Climbing Geocaching Diamond Digging Backpacking Motorcycling Swimming Horseback Riding Lake Tours Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Hang Gliding River Running [X] Kayaking / Canoeing [X] Boating / Marinas [X] Road Cycling Trail Type Day Hikes Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Horseback Riding Kayaking/Water Trails Mountain Biking ATV Wilderness Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Meg Matthews Grady Spann Jason Parrie Monika Rued Robin Gabe Date Published November 2020 February 2020 November 2019 January 2019 May 2018 January 2017 December 2016 September 2016 August 2016 Spend Green Friday Outside Nov 2020 Green Friday is a day to choose to be outside. Relax, Recharge and Recreate During Spring Break Feb 2020 ⁄ 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. Opt Outside for Green Friday Nov 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 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. Green Friday is Time to #OptOutside Dec 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 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 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 2020 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.