Arkansas State Parks

Arkansas

Arkansas State Parks: Playland for Lovers of the Outdoors

Arkansas's nickname, 'The Natural State' was given for good reason. Arkansas state parks consistently rank highly among visitors. With 52 parks located throughout the state, travelers will find a wide variety of activities for all ages. If you are looking for miles of hiking, hang gliding, or any manner of outdoor adventure, you will find it in Arkansas State Parks.

Best Arkansas State Parks for Families

Arkansas State Parks have some of the most family-friendly outdoor adventure opportunities available in all of the State Park system. Rockhounding, watersports, and natural history exploration will keep everyone in your crowd entertained.

Best Places to Stay for State Parks in Arkansas

House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Heber Springs, Heber Township, Arkansas
from $70
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4.5
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Sims, Montgomery County, Arkansas
from $44
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5.0
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House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Story, Washita Township, Arkansas
from $94
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5.0
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Best Arkansas State Parks for Hiking

All of Arkansas State Parks have exciting and educational hikes to enjoy. Some of the best hiking, however, will expose you to the clearest water in the country, some extraordinary historical landmarks, and unusual and unique topography and plant life.

Recommended Accommodations for Arkansas State Parks

House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Greers Ferry, Giles Township, Arkansas
from $108
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4.6
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House ∙ 10 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms
Fayetteville, Fayetteville Township, Arkansas
from $200
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5.0
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Mountain View, Blue Mountain Township, Arkansas
from $117
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5.0
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Best Arkansas State Parks for Adventure Sports

Adventure seekers looking for something to get their adrenaline pumping will be in luck in Arkansas. Rafting, climbing, hang gliding, and mountain biking enthusiasts will all have their fill.

Top Offers for State Parks in Arkansas

House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Mountain View, Blue Mountain Township, Arkansas
from $80
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4.8
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Mountain Pine, Hale Township, Arkansas
from $112
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4.7
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Bella Vista, Township 10, Arkansas
from $105
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4.9
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