Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Petit Jean Toltec Mounds Devil's Den Cossatot River Jacksonport Lake Charles Lake Fort Smith Lake Frierson Mississippi River Moro Bay Mount Magazine Parkin Archeological Pinnacle Mountain Village Creek White Oak Lake Withrow Springs [X] Crater of Diamonds [X] Crowley's Ridge [X] DeGray Region Southwest Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Diamond Digging Hiking Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Swimming Watchable Wildlife Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Waymon Cox Arkansas State Parks Staff Date Published December 2019 November 2019 October 2019 August 2019 July 2019 June 2019 [X] May 2019 April 2019 March 2019 February 2019 January 2019 December 2018 [X] May 2018 September 2017 June 2017 May 2017 February 2017 December 2016 October 2016 September 2016 August 2016 June 2016 April 2016 [X] March 2016 Summer in Full Swing at the Crater of Diamonds May 01, 2019 ⁄ Waymon Cox Greetings from Crater of Diamonds State Park! This past Memorial Day Weekend marked the beginning of summer hours and activities at the Crater of Diamonds. From now through August 10, the park’s... A Successful Four Months of Diamond Finds May 01, 2019 ⁄ Waymon Cox Greetings from Crater of Diamonds State Park! So far, 2019 has been a productive year for finding diamonds in Arkansas. By the end of April, our park staff had registered 177 diamonds, compared to 139... The Best of DeGray State Park May 01, 2018 If you’re looking for a one-of-a-kind getaway in Arkansas, consider this: DeGray Lake Resort State Park near Bismarck is Arkansas’s only resort state park. Inside Crowley's Ridge State Park May 01, 2018 Wandering the trails, cooling off in the swimming hole, celebrating reunions and weddings . . . locals and neighbors of Paragould, Arkansas, have been enjoying Crowley’s Ridge State Park for... Crater of Diamonds State Park: A wonderful and crazy place Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Waymon Cox The main thing that makes Crater of Diamonds State Park so unique is that our visitors are allowed to hunt for diamonds, and then are allowed to keep them. The Park that was a Farm Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Entering Crowley’s Ridge State Park, the first things you notice are the trees. As you wander through the park you will see a wide variety of trees, shrubs, vines, and flowering plants.