Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Cane Creek Crater of Diamonds Mount Magazine Ozark Folk Center Region Central Lower Delta North Central Northwest Southwest Upper Delta Park Activity Climbing Diamond Digging Mountain Biking Backpacking Fishing Geocaching Hiking Horseback Riding Kayaking / Canoeing Lake Tours Motorcycling Watchable Wildlife Trail Type Day Hikes Kayaking/Water Trails Trail Difficulty Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Meg Matthews Jeanette Larson Paul Butler Tara Gillanders Jason Parrie Matt Manos Rebekah Spurlock Ron Salley Shelley Flanary [X] Monika Rued [X] Seth Boone Date Published May 2020 April 2020 March 2020 [X] January 2019 [X] November 2018 September 2018 March 2018 November 2017 October 2017 September 2017 [X] July 2017 June 2017 May 2017 January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 [X] October 2016 September 2016 [X] August 2016 May 2016 [X] April 2016 Tour a YURT Jan 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. Arkansas State Parks December To Do List Nov 2018 ⁄ Monika Rued December is a wonderful time to connect with your community in Arkansas state parks. We have interpretative programs and events on tap all month to celebrate the holidays. Let’s Ride: Mountain Biking Exhibit at State Capitol Jul 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued “Let’s Ride: Mountain Biking in the State Parks of Arkansas” is a biking exhibit at the Arkansas Capitol, celebrating mountain biking in Arkansas State Parks. Music Roots Hits All the Right Notes Jul 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued The Music Roots Program in Stone County provides traditional folk music instruction in local schools. Skilled musicians provide youth with classes in traditional folk instruments. Visitor Finds 2.03-Carat Diamond at Crater of Diamonds State Park Oct 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued It took less than an hour for a family to discover a 2.03-carat white diamond on the side of a plowed furrow at Arkansas’s Crater of Diamonds State Park. Video Blog: Chalk Up Buttercup, We’re Climbing at Mount Magazine Aug 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. Take a Journey to Another World Apr 2016 ⁄ Seth Boone While Cane Creek State Park boasts over 20 miles of trail, the park has another unique feature to its name. The park offers kayaking, for rent or guided.