The Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism publishes helpful guides full of information about the state. The free publications listed below can be obtained by calling Parks & Tourism at 800-NATURAL, or Arkansas State Parks at 888-AT-PARKS.

Helpful websites include, and

Arkansas Calendar of Events lists festivals, fairs, concerts and other special events.

Arkansas State Parks Guide includes fees and amenities for all state parks.

Arkansas Travel Guide lists attractions divided into six regions, along with information on history and heritage, golf, family fun, free things to do, what’s new and arts & entertainment.

Arkansas Adventure Guide includes detailed floating information and a list of outfitters for 18 major rivers and streams; all federal, state, private and municipal campgrounds; backcountry driving routes; and in-depth information on state and federal hiking trails, plus multi-use trails.

Arkansas Fishing and Outdoor Guide has complete information for fishing enthusiasts.

Arkansas State Highway Map includes an official highway map of the entire state, plus individual highway maps for 20 of Arkansas’s largest cities.

For information about other activities, here are some good places to start:

Arkansas Game & Fish Commission

Arkansas State Golf Association

Arkansas Tennis Association