Slaughter Pen Jam Starts Friday

Slaughter Pen Jam is a three-day festival for riders of all ages. The fun takes place this weekend, Sept. 5-7, in Bentonville. The festival kicks off on Friday with Trials and BMX events on the downtown square. More than 3,000

Trail Mix Concert Tour is Sunday, June 1

The Trail Mix Concert Tour on Sunday, June 1 is a signature event of Artosphere, a nature and arts festival put on annually by the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. The tour combines music, hiking and biking for a one-of-a-kind,

Lost Valley in Winter

A couple of weeks ago when Old Man Winter let up on the cold and snow to give us a sunny Sunday with 60 degree weather, my family and some like-minded friends took advantage of the beautiful day to hike

Green is the New Black at Hobbs & Devil’s Den on Friday After Thanksgiving

Instead of joining the crazy crowds of shoppers on Black Friday, Rebekah Penny, an interpreter at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area, suggests enjoying clean water and air, and time with friends and family by making memories at the park. “There is

Most Hobbs State Park Trails Closed During Muzzleloader and Modern Gun Seasons

During the short 5-day hunting Muzzleloader and Modern Gun deer seasons, most of the trails at Hobbs State Park – Conservation Area will be closed.  These trails include: Shaddox Hollow Trail Pigeon Roost Trail Sinking Stream Trail Bashore Loop Dutton

New DeSoto Bluff Trail in Arkadelphia

  The dedication of the DeSoto Bluff Trail in Arkadelphia took place today! The flat, .25-mile  trail takes visitors through a natural area and ends at the famous overlook.  A view of the Ouachita River can be seen below the

Today is National Trails Day

Today, June 1, is National Trails Day. Whether or not you can make it outside on this particular day, the celebration of National Trails Day is a good reminder to make plans to get out and experience an Arkansas trail.

Family-Friendly Spring Hikes

Spring is coming and it’s a good time to head outdoors for some fun and fitness. Here are some good beginner trails for kids. Withrow Springs State Park in Huntsville has two great family-friendly trails. Perfect for spring because of