Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Mount Magazine Cossatot River DeGray Devil's Den Historic Washington State Park Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Dardanelle Ozark Folk Center Bull Shoals - White River Cane Creek Crater of Diamonds Crowley's Ridge Daisy Davidsonville Delta Heritage Trail Hampson Museum Jacksonport Lake Catherine Lake Charles Lake Chicot Lake Fort Smith Lake Frierson Lake Ouachita Lake Poinsett Mississippi River Mount Nebo Petit Jean Prairie Grove Battlefield Village Creek Withrow Springs Wooly Hollow Region Central Southwest North Central Upper Delta Lower Delta [X] Northwest Article: Park Activity Hiking Boating / Marinas Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Climbing Diamond Digging Mountain Biking Swimming Watchable Wildlife Geocaching Horseback Riding Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Article: Trail Type Day Hikes Article: Trail Difficulty Strenuous Author Meg Matthews Adam Leslie Arkansas State Parks Staff Don Simons Jason Parrie Monika Rued Waymon Cox Date Published November 2019 June 2019 [X] April 2019 [X] January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 September 2018 May 2018 October 2017 September 2017 July 2017 May 2017 January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 September 2016 [X] August 2016 May 2016 April 2016 [X] March 2016 February 2016 Build A Box Screen at Crater Apr 01, 2019 ⁄ Waymon Cox Greetings from Crater of Diamonds State Park! One of the most useful tools in searching for diamonds is a sifting screen. A fine-mesh screen helps you to sift dirt and search through gravel quickly... Relax, Recharge and Recreate During Spring Break Jan 01, 2019 ⁄ Meg Matthews Arkansas State Parks have many ways to relax, recharge and recreate fun and affordable. Take the time this spring break to visit a park and enjoy the physical and mental benefits. New Year’s Resolution: Visit an Arkansas State Park Every Month Jan 01, 2019 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Video Blog: Chalk Up Buttercup, We’re Climbing at Mount Magazine Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued Thinking about taking the "Pepsi Challenge and climbing 75 feet up Pinnacle Mountain? Check out our blog post for what you might expect, and pick up a few tips. Top 10 Ways to Stay Cool at Arkansas State Parks Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews While we wait for cooler temperatures to come to The Natural State, here are the top 10 ways to stay cool at Arkansas State Parks during the dog days of summer. Arkansas State Parks Celebrate S’mores Day Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews Today, take advantage of National S’more Day at an Arkansas State Park to enjoy this ooey, gooey campfire treat just like when you were a kid. 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. 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. Getting Your Feet Wet Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Adam Leslie The best way to learn is to get your feet wet by taking part in a creek seining program. It was developed to help monitor the aquatic life found in Lee Creek, but it turned into so much more.