Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Petit Jean Crater of Diamonds Toltec Mounds Devil's Den Pinnacle Mountain Cossatot River Crowley's Ridge Delta Heritage Trail Lake Fort Smith Mississippi River Parkin Archeological [X] Mount Magazine [X] Ozark Folk Center [X] Village Creek Region North Central Northwest Park Activity Hiking Watchable Wildlife Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Meg Matthews Don Simons Monika Rued Tara Gillanders Date Published May 2020 February 2020 January 2020 January 2019 [X] August 2017 [X] July 2017 December 2016 October 2016 August 2016 April 2016 [X] March 2016 February 2016 Vlog: Sheep to Shawl Aug 2017 ⁄ Meg Matthews At Ozark Folk Center State Park you can watch artisans in the craft village, like Jeanette who makes beautiful rugs and shawls by hand, using her own wool from her farm. 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. Music Roots Hits All the Right Notes Jul 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued The Music Roots Program in Stone County provides traditional folk music instruction in local schools. Skilled musicians provide youth with classes in traditional folk instruments. 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.