Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Toltec Mounds Devil's Den Cossatot River Crater of Diamonds Crowley's Ridge Lake Fort Smith Mount Magazine Parkin Archeological Pinnacle Mountain Village Creek [X] Petit Jean [X] Mississippi River Region Central Article: Park Activity Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff John Morrow Date Published February 2020 January 2019 August 2017 July 2017 January 2017 December 2016 August 2016 April 2016 [X] March 2016 February 2016 The Once and Future Mather Lodge Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Mather Lodge is closed for restoration, renovation and major rebuilding, but will stay true to the orginal design and structure of the CCC era in which it was built. The Timelessness of Petit Jean State Park Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff One of the purposes of establishing Petit Jean State Park in 1923 was to protect an exceptional piece of Arkansas for the future enjoyment of the public. Petit Jean State Park: A Place Where You Can Go Home Again Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff A person who made the hike to Cedar Falls fifty years ago can return today, make the hike, and little has changed which is inspirational and a relief to many park visitors. Two Roads… Mar 01, 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. Petit Jean State Park’s Archeological Treasures Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Petit Jean State Park is full of fascinating geology, as well as rare rock art found in the park’s primary archeological site. Find the archeological significance of treasure trove.