Arkansas State Parks

Arkansas State Parks enhance the quality of life through exceptional outdoor experiences, connections to Arkansas heritage, and sound resource management.

Our goal is for you to experience excellent hospitality and to form a personal connection to the parks. We honor tradition while seeking innovation, aiming to be treasured and relevant for generations to come.

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Shea Lewis

Division Director, Arkansas State Parks

Shea Lewis was named by Secretary Stacy Hurst as the 10th director of Arkansas State Parks in 2022. Lew ...


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For the animals at Village Creek State Park, how skilled you are at the game of hide and seek can mean the difference ...
Lake Dardanelle State Park’s diverse habitat is home to a wide variety of creatures. Join a park interpreter at ...