Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Petit Jean Toltec Mounds Devil's Den Cossatot River Crater of Diamonds Mississippi River Parkin Archeological Village Creek [X] Mount Magazine [X] Crowley's Ridge [X] Lake Fort Smith [X] Pinnacle Mountain Region Northwest Central Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Hiking Watchable Wildlife Climbing Article: Trail Type Day Hikes Article: Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Don Simons Date Published January 2019 May 2018 October 2017 July 2017 February 2017 January 2017 August 2016 April 2016 [X] March 2016 [X] February 2016 Wings on the Wind Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Don Simons As you scan the horizon with a good set of binoculars, there is a variety of wildlife to spot in state parks from hawks and eagles to monarch butterflies and song birds. The Park that was a Farm Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Entering Crowley’s Ridge State Park, the first things you notice are the trees. As you wander through the park you will see a wide variety of trees, shrubs, vines, and flowering plants. Pinnacle Mountain State Park Rocks! Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Tucked away in central Arkansas, Pinnacle Mountain is one of the most accessible state parks for hiking, backpacking, climbing, camping, and biking. More Fun at Lake Fort Smith State Park Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Who doesn’t enjoy an evening by the fire, nestled in a cabin, in the woods, near a lake? Made all the more special as you feel your muscles relax after a day of hiking, kayaking and fishing. Because words can’t describe… Feb 01, 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff The Lodge at Mount Magazine has rooms and cabins have a view off the bluff-line overlooking the Petit Jean River Valley and Blue Mountain Lake.