Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Davidsonville Delta Heritage Trail Lake Fort Smith Moro Bay Wooly Hollow Region Central Lower Delta Northwest Southwest Upper Delta North Central Park Activity Watchable Wildlife Diamond Digging Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Monika Rued Arkansas State Parks Staff Grady Spann Maggie Howard Megan Ayres Paul Butler Waymon Cox [X] Meg Matthews [X] Robin Gabe Date Published February 2020 November 2019 December 2018 October 2017 [X] September 2017 August 2017 July 2017 June 2017 May 2017 February 2017 [X] January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 [X] September 2016 August 2016 July 2016 March 2016 Birding in Arkansas State Parks Sep 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews Arkansas has some of the finest bird watching. Many of our parks have bird watching checklists, and park interpreters who are avid birders and can guide you to view many of the birds in Arkansas. 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.