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Get Outdoors - Outdoor Recreation in Little Rock

Find fun stuff to do outside in Little Rock. Get over your nature deficiency disorder.

Arkansas Wildflowers
Find out where to find the best wildflowers in Arkansas.

Witt Stephens Jr. Central Arkansas Nature Center
Visit the Witt Stephens Jr. Central Arkansas Nature Center in the River Market in Little Rock, Arkansas. It's a center to learn more about wildlife in Arkansas and what is being done to preserve it.

Dog Parks in Little Rock, Arkansas
With the hectic pace of our everyday lives, it's sometimes hard to find time to spend with your dog. Even when you find time, where can you take them? There are a few great parks in Arkansas where you can take your puppy dog and make him feel special for the day! Most of these parks allow your dog to interact off a leash so be sure your dog is well behaved and vaccinated before you go.

City Parks
I'm always writing about state parks on this site because I think Arkansas State Parks are something we should be proud of. However, Little Rock itself has some great city parks that we shou0d be equally as proud of.

Visit the Arkansas River Trail
The River Trail offers about 24 miles of trails in Little Rock and North Little Rock for pedestrians and cyclists. It's the perfect way to walk in Little Rock.

North Little Rock's Old Mill
Photographs of North Little Rock's Old Mill. Although it really isn't that old, it was featured in Gone with the Wind and delights Arkansans year round.

Audubon Society of Central Arkansas
The Audubon Society of Central Arkansas is a great place for birders to meet other like minded people. They have information about birds in Arkansas and events to get together with other birders.

Bike Arkansas
Find out about biking events and races and find great places to bike all over Arkansas, including Central Arkansas.

Zip Lines in Arkansas
Find out where to find the best zip lines in Arkansas.

Trumpeter Swans on Magness Lake - Heber Springs
A group of trumpeter swans comes to Lake Magness in Heber Springs, Arkansas every year to winter. Nobody is quite sure why they come this far south, but we do know how you can visit them.

Eagle Watching In Arkansas
Eagles spend winter in Arkansas and sometimes stick around to nest. Many state parks have eagle watch weekends.

Best Lakes for Swimming in and around Central Arkansas
Little Rock has many lakes that are free and suitable for swimming. Find out where they are and visit a few this summer.

Visit Greers Ferry Dam and Lake in Heber Springs
Learn more about visiting Greers Ferry Lake in Heber Springs.

Lake Catherine and Lake Hamilton
Learn more about visiting Lake Catherine and Lake Hamilton, two of Hot Springs' Diamond Lakes.

How to Survive a Snake Bite in Arkansas
Getting bitten by a snake is pretty rare in Arkansas, and hardly ever deadly. Find out what to do to survive a snake bite in Arkansas.

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