JONESBORO, ARKANSAS CITY GUIDE 2018 : 79 Craighead Forest Park offers the outdoor enthusiast a brisk workout of any of the park’s walking, hiking, or biking trails. Approximately 15 miles of mountain bike trails weave through the forest, 2.4 miles of chat trail skirt the lake’s edge, and 2.9 miles of paved road circle the park. The park also offers an exclusive area for ATV riders, and many of the wooded trails also accommodate horses. For a more complete nature experience, three trails lead to the Forrest L. Wood Crowley’s Ridge Nature Center. Visit for more information. Our Parks and Recreation Department manages 20 parks that total just over 900 acres. With dozens of athletic fields, water features, community centers, recreation programs and events, the Parks Department offers something for nearly everyone! n TRAILS: HIKING / BICYCLING / HORSEBACK • Basketball • Bike/running trails • Bird watching • Camping • Disc golf • Fishing • Horseshoes • Playgrounds • Softball • Volleyball The park offers a variety of outdoor activities including: For more information on Craighead Forest Park, see page 81 in this publication. JONESBORO GREENWAY TRAIL PROJECT Currently being constructed in phases…once done the twenty-nine mile trail will wind around Jonesboro connecting parks, the Turtle Creek Mall, Arkansas State University and historic downtown Jonesboro.