Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Toltec Mounds Bull Shoals - White River DeGray Cossatot River Devil's Den Historic Washington State Park Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Dardanelle Lake Fort Smith Logoly Moro Bay Village Creek Wooly Hollow [X] Crater of Diamonds [X] Davidsonville [X] Delta Heritage Trail [X] Ozark Folk Center [X] Mount Magazine [X] Pinnacle Mountain [X] Prairie Grove Battlefield Region Central Northwest Southwest Lower Delta North Central Upper Delta Park Activity Diamond Digging Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Road Cycling Watchable Wildlife Trail Type Day Hikes Mountain Biking Trail Difficulty Easy Author Waymon Cox Monika Rued Arkansas State Parks Staff Jeanette Larson Matt Mulheran Don Simons Jeanette Larson Jonathan Wirges Kylee Cole Ron Salley Ryan Smith Sarah Reap [X] Meg Matthews [X] Robin Gabe Date Published October 2017 August 2017 July 2017 January 2017 December 2016 September 2016 August 2016 Josh Jeffers Named Superintendent of Pinnacle Mountain State Park Oct 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. Delta Heritage Trail Development at Arkansas City Aug 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews Construction of a new trailhead facility at Delta Heritage Trail in Arkansas City will convert trail tracks to pedestrian and bicycle routes, which will stretch from six miles. Vlog: Sheep to Shawl Aug 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews At Ozark Folk Center State Park you can watch artisans in the craft village, like Jeanette who makes beautiful rugs and shawls by hand, using her own wool from her farm. Mount Magazine Reworks Amphitheater Jul 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews There’s something special about an amphitheater experience — the expansive sky, premium acoustics, the energy in the air. It’s no wonder amphitheater events create unforgettable memories. 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. 1.73-Carat Diamond Found at Crater of Diamonds State Park Dec 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews Crater of Diamonds State Park is the only public diamond mine in the world. If a visitor finds a diamond its their's to keep. Recently, two guests who go to Crater of Diamonds on a regular basis found the third-largest diamond at the park in 2016. The diamond is a 1.73-carat white gemstone. The new owners of this diamond say they haven't yet decided what they will do with... 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. Top 10 Ways to Stay Cool at Arkansas State Parks Aug 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews While we wait for cooler temperatures to come to The Natural State, here are the top 10 ways to stay cool at Arkansas State Parks during the dog days of summer.