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Hobbs State Park Information You Need to Know:

UPDATE as of MARCH 20: In-Person Programs Resume! 
Beginning Friday, March 20th, we will return to offering in-person programs. All programs are outdoors and participants are encouraged to wear masks and maintain social distance between households, respecting the safety and concerns of those around you. The programs are free and we will meet at the Education Pavilion by the Visitor Center unless otherwise noted. Check the Events page HERE to see what is coming up! to see what is coming up!

Park staff will happily meet you at the door and fill you in on the details. Please note that visitors age 10 and up will be required to wear masks to enter. The indoor touch-screen exhibits, touch table, and children’s activity corner will not be available. Visitors can view static exhibits and signs, and live animals. There will also be capacity limitations throughout the building. Restrooms will be open, but the drinking fountain will be closed. Please bear with us as we try to open with everyone's safety in mind.

Restrooms are now open at the Visitor Center and ALL trailheads.

Additional Covid-19 Arkansas State Park Information:
  • For complete Arkansas State Park COVID-19 updates, including Hobbs updates CLICK HERE
  • For informational video by Arkansas State Parks on physical distancing while outside CLICK HERE


Hike-In Campsites Available

Reservations may be made for hike-in campsites on Pigeon Roost Trail and the Karst Loop Trail. Take the LINK to learn more. 

Range Repairs Underway

Repair work on the shooting range is underway! Look for it to reopen sometime in April.

Hobbs Trails are OPEN!
NOTE: The quickest way to check trail status is to check the Friends of Hobbs Facebook page. 



Events at Hobbs are wide-ranging. Guided trail tours, Beaver Lake Cruises, Guest Speaker Series, and an incredible array of classroom programs for both adults and children are regular events at the park. On the following pages you will find descriptions and dates for all of the many activities at Hobbs.  Read more


Only minutes away from the busy and noisy sounds of urban life, more that 12.000 acres of Arkansas nature beckons. Long ridges, steep hollows, wildlife and wild flowers, unique geography and unique history -- it's all here.   Read more 

Copyright 2019- Friends of Hobbs State Park - Conservation Area is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. 
Send mail to: PO Box 802, Rogers, Arkansas 72757-0802
Located at: 20201 East Hwy 12 - Rogers, Arkansas 72756

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