Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Bull Shoals - White River Cossatot River Crater of Diamonds Davidsonville DeGray Historic Washington State Park Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Dardanelle Ozark Folk Center Prairie Grove Battlefield Region Northwest Central North Central Lower Delta Upper Delta [X] Southwest Article: Park Activity Diamond Digging Watchable Wildlife Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Jason Parrie Monika Rued Paul Butler Tara Gillanders [X] Meg Matthews [X] Waymon Cox Date Published December 2019 November 2019 October 2019 August 2019 July 2019 June 2019 May 2019 March 2019 February 2019 January 2019 December 2018 [X] September 2017 June 2017 May 2017 December 2016 October 2016 September 2016 [X] August 2016 June 2016 March 2016 Surprising Uses for Minerals Found at the Crater of Diamonds Sep 01, 2017 ⁄ Waymon Cox Dozens of minerals can be found at Crater of Diamonds State Park, including calcite, mica, and barite. Each one can be used in different ways to make our lives easier. Birding in Arkansas State Parks Sep 01, 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. Top 10 Ways to Stay Cool at Arkansas State Parks Aug 01, 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. Arkansas State Parks Celebrate S’mores Day Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews Today, take advantage of National S’more Day at an Arkansas State Park to enjoy this ooey, gooey campfire treat just like when you were a kid.