Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Petit Jean Crater of Diamonds Ozark Folk Center Toltec Mounds Crowley's Ridge Devil's Den Moro Bay Cane Creek Cossatot River DeGray Delta Heritage Trail Lake Chicot Lake Dardanelle Lake Fort Smith Lake Frierson Millwood Parkin Archeological Queen Wilhelmina White Oak Lake Withrow Springs [X] Mount Magazine [X] Pinnacle Mountain [X] Village Creek [X] Mississippi River Region Central Northwest North Central Upper Delta Park Activity Hiking Watchable Wildlife Climbing Trail Type Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Meg Matthews Don Simons John Morrow Tara Gillanders Date Published [X] September 2021 June 2021 May 2021 March 2021 February 2021 January 2021 November 2020 August 2020 June 2020 May 2020 February 2020 January 2020 January 2019 [X] October 2017 [X] July 2017 October 2016 August 2016 [X] March 2016 February 2016 Fall Getaways Sep 2021 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Hop on a scenic road, kick up some golden leaves and make your way to a fresh-out-of-your-favorite-fall-movie getaway. Arkansas State Parks has something for everyone — are you more of a cabin or lodge person? — so book your stay now because fall is in season. Josh Jeffers Named Superintendent of Pinnacle Mountain State Park Oct 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews Josh Jeffers has Arkansas State Parks in the fiber of his being. The new Pinnacle Mountain State Park superintendent says having a passion for this kind of work comes naturally to him. Mount Magazine Reworks Amphitheater Jul 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews There’s something special about an amphitheater experience — the expansive sky, premium acoustics, the energy in the air. It’s no wonder amphitheater events create unforgettable memories. 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. Two Roads… Mar 2016 ⁄ John Morrow Discover the scenic routes in Mississippi River State Park, the Great River Road and Crowley's Ridge Parkway, highlighting the unique natural division of the delta. 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.