Northwest Arkansas parks offer activities such as hiking, climbing, fishing and trail running.
Northwest Arkansas parks include Hobbs State Park, an Arkansas State Park covering 12,000 acres that butts up against Beaver Lake. Hobbs includes a 32-mile trail for walkers, joggers, hikers and even horse riders.
Mount Kessler, in Fayetteville, is a local trail system and park area. According to local adventure outfitters Fayettechill, “Mount Kessler’s greenway trails have enough technical features to entertain even the most experienced of outdoor explorers. Hikers, mountain bikers, bird watchers, and trail runners alike all have endless opportunities for new experiences on the routes – and it’s all in Fayetteville’s backyard.”