A Trip To This Inspiring State Park In Arkansas Will Spoil You For Life

If you’re looking for someone or someplace to thank for the Natural State’s amazing state park system, look no further than Petit Jean Mountain. The geological formations, waterfalls, and stunning views on this mountain can be credited for making Arkansas legislators decide what the Natural State’s natural beauty really needed was to be preserved for future generations. Petit Jean was Arkansas’s first state park, is still among its finest, and there’s no better way to get back to nature than visiting this incredible natural place.

You’ll find Petit Jean State Park in central Arkansas, directions are here.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

For a state park that looks like a total dream, read about Devil’s Den here. To see another mountaintop park, visit Mount Magazine.