Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Davidsonville Delta Heritage Trail Historic Washington State Park Lake Fort Smith Moro Bay Wooly Hollow Region Southwest Central Lower Delta Northwest Upper Delta North Central Park Activity Diamond Digging Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Watchable Wildlife Boating / Marinas Hiking Horseback Riding Mountain Biking Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Brian Whitson Grady Spann Mary Buchman Megan Ayres Monika Rued Paul Butler Waymon Cox [X] Meg Matthews [X] Billy Nations [X] Maggie Howard [X] Robin Gabe Date Published [X] February 2020 November 2019 December 2018 October 2017 September 2017 August 2017 July 2017 June 2017 May 2017 [X] February 2017 [X] January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 [X] September 2016 August 2016 July 2016 March 2016 Relax, Recharge and Recreate During Spring Break Feb 2020 ⁄ Meg Matthews Arkansas State Parks have many ways to relax, recharge and recreate fun and affordable. Take the time this spring break to visit a park and enjoy the physical and mental benefits. Celebrate Your Valentine at an Arkansas State Park Feb 2020 ⁄ Meg Matthews Whether you’re looking for love or celebrating years of romance, Arkansas State Parks has something for everyone this Valentine’s Day. Since it lands on a Friday this year, it will be a wonderful time to get out with the one you love (or at least like!) and join in on the fun happening at several parks across the state. What’s it Like to be Scarlett? Feb 2017 ⁄ Billy Nations We thought we would see first hand the difficulties of dressing during this time period and went head to head to see who could get dressed in 19th century dress the quickest. 5 State Parks Off the Beaten Path Jan 2017 ⁄ Robin Gabe Whether you’re looking to hike a trail, journey through history, muddy up your mountain bike, or just get away for the weekend, there is an Arkansas State Park waiting for you. Wishes Come True at Crater of Diamonds State Park Sep 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews A young Canadian pre-teen came to Crater of Diamonds thanks to the Make a Wish Foundation after a bad prognosis. But after spending time in the state park, he found a 15 pt diamond. Bird Nerds Part of Flock for Life Sep 2016 ⁄ Maggie Howard Birding is a weird and wonderful hobby to get into. You start out with an old beat up bird guide and a cheap pair of binoculars, figuring you would just give it a shot.