Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Devil's Den Petit Jean Ozark Folk Center Toltec Mounds Cane Creek Moro Bay Cossatot River Crater of Diamonds Daisy Lake Catherine Lake Fort Smith Lake Ouachita Mississippi River Parkin Archeological Pinnacle Mountain Village Creek [X] Crowley's Ridge [X] Davidsonville [X] Mount Magazine Region Upper Delta Northwest Park Activity Hiking Watchable Wildlife Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Don Simons Date Published July 2020 May 2020 April 2020 February 2020 January 2019 May 2018 July 2017 February 2017 January 2017 August 2016 [X] April 2016 [X] March 2016 February 2016 Hidden Treasures Apr 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Created in 1815, Davidsonville was Arkansas’s first planned town but by 1830, the town was no more. Today, nothing above ground remains of the town, but that doesn't mean there's nothing here... The Electric Chair Apr 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Not too long after I moved to Northeast Arkansas I was talking with a local who wanted to know where I worked. When I told them that I worked at Crowley’s Ridge State Park they immediately asked “Have you seen the electric chair room?” No one had told me anything about an electric chair on the park grounds, so I asked about it when I went in to the office the next day. My... Wings on the Wind Mar 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 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.