Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Devil's Den Pinnacle Mountain Region Central Northwest Southwest Lower Delta North Central Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Diamond Digging Hiking Backpacking Climbing Fishing Geocaching Kayaking / Canoeing Motorcycling Mountain Biking Watchable Wildlife Article: Trail Type ATV Backpacking Barrier Free (ADA) Day Hikes Horseback Riding Kayaking/Water Trails Mountain Biking Article: Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Kelly Farrell Leita Spears Waymon Cox [X] Meg Matthews [X] Monika Rued Date Published March 2020 February 2020 [X] November 2019 January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 [X] September 2018 March 2018 November 2017 [X] October 2017 September 2017 August 2017 July 2017 June 2017 [X] May 2017 January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 September 2016 August 2016 [X] July 2016 March 2016 Opt Outside for Green Friday Nov 01, 2019 ⁄ Meg Matthews Green Friday is an antidote to Black Friday where programs will be offered at many Arkansas State Parks on the day after Thanksgiving each year. Devil's Den State Park Visitor Gallery Sep 01, 2018 ⁄ Monika Rued We love singing the praises of Devil's Den State Park but don't just take our word for it. Check out our visitor gallery and tag Devil's Den State Park or use #ARstateparks to share your pics and... Josh Jeffers Named Superintendent of Pinnacle Mountain State Park Oct 01, 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews Josh Jeffers has Arkansas State Parks in the fiber of his being. The new Pinnacle Mountain State Park superintendent says having a passion for this kind of work comes naturally to him. Fun Fall Events Oct 01, 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued Arkansas State Parks has several fun fall events and programs. Check out some of our park interpreters’ suggestions they sent in and make your plans to come visit. Arkansas State Parks Celebrate Kids to Parks Day on May 20 May 01, 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews “Kids to Parks Day” is a nation-wide call for children to experience natural and heart-healthy activities at state parks. Video: Field Trip Grant Program May 01, 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews Arkansas State Parks Field Trip Grant Program allows schools the opportunity to have students visit state parks during the school year. Teen Finds 7.44-Carat Diamond at Arkansas’s Crater of Diamonds State Park May 01, 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued An Arkansas teen found a 7.44-carat diamond at Crater of Diamond State Park after only searching for 30 minutes. It is the 7th-largest diamond found at the parks since 1972. Governor's Capital Campout Jul 01, 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews Welcome to the Governor’s Capital Campout – an overnight event celebrating National Great Outdoors Month. These special events are held to encourage families to enjoy their natural surroundings.