Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Pinnacle Mountain Crowley's Ridge Lake Catherine Mount Magazine Petit Jean Region Central Northwest Southwest Upper Delta Lower Delta North Central Article: Park Activity Watchable Wildlife Climbing Kayaking / Canoeing Diamond Digging Boating / Marinas Fishing Mountain Biking Swimming [X] Hiking Article: Trail Type Day Hikes Article: Trail Difficulty Strenuous Easy Moderate Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Don Simons Jason Parrie Ron Salley Date Published November 2019 January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 September 2018 May 2018 July 2017 January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 [X] August 2016 [X] April 2016 [X] March 2016 February 2016 Is Pinnacle Mountain a Volcano? Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Ron Salley Pinnacle Mountain stands about 1,000 feet above sea level, is on the extreme eastern edge of the Ouachita Mountain range, and sits where three rivers converge. Handling the Heat Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Jason Parrie Arkansas State Parks wants to remind folks that one can safely enjoy the outdoors even during the heat of the summer. Check our our tips and precautions for the hot weather. Parks—Places Where “Everlasting Moments” Are Born Apr 01, 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Arkansas’s state parks are here to protect natural and cultural resources. They’re here for outdoor recreation, support tourism, and inspire those personal and profound “everlasting moments.” An Adventure in Spring Apr 01, 2016 The spring birds are back and filling up the air with their songs. The winter bleakness is behind us. The warm air hits my face as I hike on one of our trails here at Lake Catherine State Park. 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.