Last weekend the weather was absolutely perfect! When we woke up on Saturday, we packed a cooler and a picnic lunch and headed out on a day trip to Devil’s Den State Park. We hiked the Devil’s Den trail. The last time we took this particular trail our son was in a backpack carrier. Even though he is only 3 and 1/2, he is extremely athletic. He loved this 1.5 mile trail through the Ozark Mountains.

After the hike, we enjoyed a picnic that my daughter prepared (PB&Js). Then we threw rocks into the water at the rock dam and played at the playground.devilsdenmap

Devil’s Den is roughly 30 minutes south of Fayetteville, AR just off of I540/I49.   This beautiful state park offers campsites, trails of various difficulty levels, cabins, a restaurant, and a pool. Go here to find out more.

Here’s our day in pictures.  Enjoy!


Devil's Den State Park

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Walking Stick

Walking Stick

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In his element!

In his element!


Taking a rest.

Taking a rest.

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The Devil’s Icebox

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The Devil’s Icebox

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I found the end of their vast energy supply!

I found the end of their vast energy supply!

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Devil's Den State Park picnic area

Picnic and Playground Area

Dogwood bloom

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5 comments on “Devil’s Den State Park: NWA Day Trip

  1. Lynn

    What a fun place this looks like. Thanks for all the pictures. Lynn

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    1. Jennifer Mullen Post author

      I am not a professional photographer. All those were with my iPhone. I would love to challenge some of my blogger/photographer friends to go and take some real pics and share. It is a gorgeous location!

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