Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Mount Magazine Region Northwest Southwest Central Lower Delta North Central Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Diamond Digging Hiking Watchable Wildlife Climbing Fishing Article: Trail Type Day Hikes Article: Trail Difficulty Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Meg Matthews Robin Gabe Adam Leslie John Morrow Jason Parrie Paul Butler Randy Pearson Rebekah Spurlock Ron Salley Shelley Flanary Tara Gillanders Waymon Cox [X] Monika Rued [X] Don Simons [X] Jeanette Larson Date Published January 2019 November 2018 September 2018 March 2018 November 2017 October 2017 September 2017 July 2017 [X] June 2017 May 2017 [X] January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 [X] August 2016 April 2016 [X] March 2016 Crater Diamond Find: 2.78-Carat Way Out Yonder Diamond Jun 01, 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued A couple spotted a large brown gem at Crater Diamonds State Park that turned out to be a 2.78-carat diamond. 2.65-Carat Diamond Found at Crater of Diamonds State Park Jun 01, 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued A 25 year old woman thought she had only picked up a piece of glass at Crater of Diamonds State park, but in reality, she found out she had discovered a 2.65-carat brown diamond. Winter To Do List Jan 01, 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued If you’re looking for ways to come out of hibernation this winter, we have plenty of fun things to do. Here are 10 ideas we rounded up from our Arkansas State Parks team. Video Blog: Chalk Up Buttercup, We’re Climbing at Mount Magazine Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued Thinking about taking the "Pepsi Challenge and climbing 75 feet up Pinnacle Mountain? Check out our blog post for what you might expect, and pick up a few tips. Wings on the Wind Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Don Simons As you scan the horizon with a good set of binoculars, there is a variety of wildlife to spot in state parks from hawks and eagles to monarch butterflies and song birds. Laughing and Learning Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Jeanette Larson Ozark Folk Center’s Folk School gives you the opportunity to three days immersed in fiber, the language of fiber, the techniques of fiber and the skills of working with fiber to make finished, usable... Capturing the Magic of Waterfalls Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Don Simons No matter its size or volume a waterfall adds quality to any hiking adventure: Beautiful in so many ways, yet these same sites would go almost unnoticed without splashing water.