Hang Glider Fly In

Say farewell to the hang gliding season at the 19th annual End of Summer Hang Glider Fly In on Aug. 24-25 at Mount Nebo State Park in Dardanelle. Even if you don’t hang glide, it’s fun to watch them set

Rent-A-Yurt at Petit Jean State Park

Looks like I missed my chance to rent a teepee at Petit Jean State Park, located near Morrilton. But now I can rent a yurt, which sounds better anyway. For many years, the park offered teepees for rent during warmer

Ozark Mountain Bike Festival Celebrates 25 Years

Ride one of the first mountain bike trails in the state while celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Ozark Mountain Bike Festival at Devil’s Den State Park in northwest Arkansas on April 5-7. Along with scheduled bike rides, the popular

Devil’s Den Rocks This Weekend

Biking, hiking, and nature activities are offered March 22-24 during Devil’s Den Rocks. Devil’s Den State Park is located near West Fork. During this weekend’s program you can join geologist Sandra Chandler to learn how the terrain of rocks and

Spring Break at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area

If you didn’t go out of town for Spring Break and you’re still looking for something for your kids to do this week in the northwest Arkansas area of The Natural State, Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers has daily

Herb Workshops at Two Arkansas State Parks

If you have an interest in herbs, there are two great upcoming events you’ll want to catch with herbal experts sharing tons of knowledge. Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers will host a free program by Karyn Zaremba at 2

Archeology Boat Tour at Hobbs State Park – Conservation Area

March is Arkansas Archeology Month and in celebration, Hobbs State Park- Conservation Area in Rogers is offering an Archeology Boat Tour from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 3. The Ozark Plateau is comprised of unique geological features

New Cabins Open at Lake Fort Smith State Park

While I love sitting around a fire at a tent campsite, you’ll never hear me complain about stoking a wood-burning fireplace in a cabin either. Hmmm, my focus seems to be on fires on this cold winter day; but, what

Spring Break Fun at Davidsonville Historic State Park

Spring break is right around the corner. Time to find something fun and exciting for the kids to do during their time off!  During the school break, many of our 52 Arkansas State Parks will be offering special activities to

Birds and Breakfast at Hobbs

Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers just announced a new program series titled “Birds and Breakfast,” and we aren’t talking scrambled eggs and coffee, y’all. Well, you can enjoy a cup of coffee or juice. You’ll also experience a close