Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Petit Jean Crater of Diamonds Toltec Mounds Devil's Den Cossatot River Crowley's Ridge Lake Fort Smith Mississippi River Parkin Archeological [X] Mount Magazine [X] Pinnacle Mountain [X] Village Creek Region Central Northwest Park Activity Hiking Watchable Wildlife Climbing Trail Type Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Don Simons Tara Gillanders Date Published May 2020 February 2020 January 2020 January 2019 October 2017 July 2017 October 2016 August 2016 [X] March 2016 February 2016 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. Winter on the Ridge Mar 2016 ⁄ Tara Gillanders Winter may seem an unlikely season to go exploring outdoors, but it really can be amazing. This is the time of year to experience the geologic structure of Crowley’s Ridge in northeast Arkansas. Pinnacle Mountain State Park Rocks! Mar 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.