Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Petit Jean Crater of Diamonds Devil's Den Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Dardanelle Mississippi River Mount Magazine Bull Shoals - White River Cossatot River Crowley's Ridge DeGray Delta Heritage Trail Jacksonport Lake Ouachita Logoly Mount Nebo Ozark Folk Center Parkin Archeological Pinnacle Mountain Prairie Grove Battlefield Village Creek [X] Toltec Mounds [X] Lake Fort Smith Region Central North Central Park Activity Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Robin Gabe Heather Johnson Date Published August 2020 June 2020 [X] May 2020 April 2020 January 2019 January 2017 October 2016 [X] March 2016 Promethea Silkmoth Video May 2020 ⁄ Heather Johnson Lake Fort Smith State Park in western Arkansas offers a variety of habitats for many different wild creatures. The forest here is a perfect home for the extraordinarily large promethea silkmoth, Callosamia promethea. At nearly four inches, the adults’ wings exhibit extraordinary camouflage to avoid predators. Hard Work and Sweat Mar 2016 ⁄ Robin Gabe Imagine a group of Indians sitting quietly under the shade of a tree, wiping sweat from their brow and calculating how many more trips they must make with their baskets to complete their newest mound. Going Prehistoric! Mar 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Come and see the archaeological wonders of the Toltec Mounds where you can experience these actual events and see our own piece of prehistory. Artifact Tales Mar 2016 ⁄ Robin Gabe Artifacts amaze me. It is a simple statement but every word is true. In certain cases, they are the only link that we have to past cultures. This is true at Toltec Mounds Archeological State Park. The American Indians that lived here are called the Plum Bayou Culture and they left clues to their way of life in the form of artifacts. They lived at this site around 1,200... More Fun at Lake Fort Smith State Park Mar 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.