Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Mount Magazine Petit Jean Region Southwest Central Northwest Lower Delta North Central Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Watchable Wildlife Diamond Digging Climbing Hiking Mountain Biking Road Cycling Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Joe Jacobs Grady Spann Maggie Howard Megan Ayres Meg Matthews Waymon Cox Date Published July 2019 June 2019 May 2019 April 2019 March 2019 [X] February 2019 January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 September 2018 June 2018 May 2018 April 2018 February 2018 November 2017 October 2017 September 2017 August 2017 July 2017 June 2017 May 2017 February 2017 January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 [X] September 2016 August 2016 June 2016 May 2016 April 2016 March 2016 [X] February 2016 Springtime Diamond Mining at Crater of Diamonds State Park Feb 01, 2019 ⁄ Waymon Cox Greetings from the Crater of Diamonds State Park! With freezing February temperatures, it’s hard to believe that spring is just over a month away. In the next few weeks, families from across the count... Awaken Your Nocturnal Nature Sep 01, 2016 ⁄ Megan Ayres Many of your state parks offer evening programs that engage you with the world around you at night. Whether you're camping, hiking, stargazing, or or an owl prowl. Rocks, Roots and Whoop de Dos! Sep 01, 2016 ⁄ Grady Spann Bicycle tourism has hit Arkansas like a tornado, getting everyone’s attention, as well as requiring a lot of attention. Wishes Come True at Crater of Diamonds State Park Sep 01, 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. Bird Nerds Part of Flock for Life Sep 01, 2016 ⁄ Maggie Howard Birding is a weird and wonderful hobby to get into. You start out with an old beat up bird guide and a cheap pair of binoculars, figuring you would just give it a shot. Distracted by the Birds at Petit Jean State Park Feb 01, 2016 ⁄ Joe Jacobs We interpreters like to feed the songbirds, and this helps folks who come to the visitor center get a better look at them, especially if they go into the exhibit room and look out through the large wi... Because words can’t describe… Feb 01, 2016 ⁄ Joe Jacobs 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. Plant a tree in Arkansas! Feb 01, 2016 ⁄ Joe Jacobs You can vote for Arkansas to receive trees donated by Odwalla’s Plant a Tree program! Simply log onto the Plant-A-Tree Web site and enter your email address. Unique Ways to Support your Arkansas State Parks Feb 01, 2016 ⁄ Joe Jacobs To demonstrate our commitment to our parks we’re encouraging all families to come out and play this summer. You can also help support America’s parks by simply voting for your favorite.