Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Mount Magazine Region Southwest Central Northwest Lower Delta North Central Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Diamond Digging Climbing Fishing Hiking Watchable Wildlife Article: Trail Type Day Hikes Article: Trail Difficulty Strenuous Author Meg Matthews Arkansas State Parks Staff Jason Parrie Paul Butler Robin Gabe Ron Salley [X] Monika Rued Date Published [X] 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 March 2016 Tour a YURT Jan 01, 2019 ⁄ Monika Rued Arkansas State Parks offer plenty of great accommodation, like a YURT. They are perfect if you don’t have camping equipment but would still like a camping experience. 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.