Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Crowley's Ridge Historic Washington State Park Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Chicot Region Southwest Lower Delta Northwest Upper Delta Central North Central Article: Park Activity Diamond Digging Hiking Mountain Biking Article: Trail Type Mountain Biking Article: Trail Difficulty Author Waymon Cox Billy Nations Brian Whitson Grady Spann Joe Jacobs Mary Buchman Meg Matthews Date Published January 2020 December 2019 November 2019 October 2019 August 2019 July 2019 [X] June 2019 May 2019 April 2019 March 2019 February 2019 January 2019 [X] December 2018 November 2018 September 2018 [X] June 2018 May 2018 March 2018 November 2017 October 2017 September 2017 August 2017 July 2017 June 2017 May 2017 [X] February 2017 January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 September 2016 August 2016 July 2016 June 2016 [X] May 2016 April 2016 March 2016 February 2016 Crater to Host Prospectors’ Gemboree on June 15 Jun 01, 2019 ⁄ Waymon Cox Greetings from the Crater of Diamonds! Each year, thousands of visitors from all over the world visit Arkansas’s Crater of Diamonds State Park. On Saturday, June 15, the park will host a celebration... Hobbs Trail & Anniversary Weekend Jun 01, 2019 ⁄ Joe Jacobs Everyone is invited to celebrate the opening of the first Monument Trails, the 40th Anniversary of Hobbs State Park - Conservation Area, the 10th Anniversary of the opening of the Hobbs State Park... Arkansas State Parks Celebrate the New Year with First Day Hikes Dec 01, 2018 ⁄ Meg Matthews Make a healthy New Year’s resolution by kicking off 2019 with an invigorating First Day Hike at an Arkansas state park near you. Take a First Day Hike at the Crater of Diamonds State Park Dec 01, 2018 ⁄ Waymon Cox Greetings from the Crater of Diamonds! This New Year’s Day, make a resolution for a healthier 2019 with a morning guided hike around the park’s Little Missouri River Trail, as part of the nationwide... Unique Arkansas State Parks Stays Jun 01, 2018 You know you’re in for a unique experience when you visit Arkansas State Parks, so why not stay in a way that’s unique, too? Crowley’s Ridge State Park: A High-Tech Marvel Built by the CCC Feb 01, 2017 ⁄ Mary Buchman Crowley’s Ridge State Park was first constructed by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s, and included is still a beautiful and historic site you can visit. What’s it Like to be Scarlett? Feb 01, 2017 ⁄ Billy Nations We thought we would see first hand the difficulties of dressing during this time period and went head to head to see who could get dressed in 19th century dress the quickest. How Do You Pronounce Lake Chicot? Feb 01, 2017 ⁄ Brian Whitson Many people may know about the origins of this lake, but may not realize why we call it Lake Chicot. In order to understand where the name Lake Chicot comes from one must look to the past. The Faces of Arkansas State Parks May 01, 2016 ⁄ Grady Spann Hundreds of programs, events, and activities are scheduled across the park system to make your visit memorable while expanding your knowledge of what makes Arkansas so special.