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 Central North Central Northwest Lower Delta Upper Delta [X] Southwest Park Activity Diamond Digging Watchable Wildlife Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Grady Spann Jason Parrie Maggie Howard Megan Ayres Monika Rued Paul Butler Tara Gillanders Waymon Cox [X] Meg Matthews Date Published December 2020 February 2020 November 2019 December 2018 [X] September 2017 June 2017 May 2017 December 2016 October 2016 [X] September 2016 [X] August 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. 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. Arkansas State Parks Celebrate S’mores Day Aug 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.