The Oldest State Park In Arkansas Is A Must-Visit

Do you know which state park is the oldest in Arkansas? Mount Nebo and Devil’s Den are great guesses but there’s one that’s even older. Petit Jean Mountain inspired the creation of Arkansas’ first state park. From thrilling beginnings to endless adventures, let’s learn about the oldest state park in Arkansas.

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We would love to hear about your first visit to Petit Jean State Park. Were you as inspired as Dr. Hardison? Share with us in the comments below!

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