Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Petit Jean Crater of Diamonds Toltec Mounds Devil's Den Mount Magazine Cossatot River Crowley's Ridge Mississippi River Ozark Folk Center Parkin Archeological [X] Lake Fort Smith [X] Pinnacle Mountain [X] Village Creek Region Central Article: Park Activity Climbing Hiking Watchable Wildlife Article: Trail Type Day Hikes Article: Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Strenuous Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Tara Gillanders Date Published January 2020 January 2019 October 2017 January 2017 October 2016 August 2016 [X] March 2016 Winter on the Ridge Mar 01, 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 01, 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. More Fun at Lake Fort Smith State Park Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Who doesn’t enjoy an evening by the fire, nestled in a cabin, in the woods, near a lake? Made all the more special as you feel your muscles relax after a day of hiking, kayaking and fishing.