Craighead Forest Park

Craighead Forest Park opened when the Young Men's Civic Club began work on the lake in 1937. It is now a city owned park that is situated in the scenic beauty of Crowley's Ridge. This 692 acre park offers many recreational opportunities for the public to enjoy.

Craighead Forest Park is located at 4910 South Culberhouse Road in Jonesboro Arkansas. The park offers a variety of outdoor activities including:
  • Basketball
  • Bike/running trails
  • Bird watching
  • Camping
  • Disc golf
  • Fishing
  • Horseshoes
  • Playgrounds
  • Softball
  • Volleyball
Craighead Forest Park also is the host to several special events including:
  • 4th in the Forest
  • Freedom 5K
  • Labor Day Blues Fest
  • The XTERRA: Iron Will XC Triathlon.
For rental information, contact Patsy Bishop, Office Manager, at 870-933-4604, or visit the online reservation page.