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 Northwest Central Upper Delta North Central [X] Lower Delta Article: Park Activity Kayaking / Canoeing Fishing Hiking Mountain Biking Boating / Marinas Climbing Geocaching Road Cycling Backpacking Swimming Lake Tours Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Hang Gliding River Running [X] Watchable Wildlife [X] Diamond Digging [X] Horseback Riding [X] Motorcycling 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 Maggie Howard Robin Gabe Date Published November 2019 January 2019 November 2018 September 2017 January 2017 December 2016 September 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. Events Roundup: Spring and Summer in Arkansas Dec 06, 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.