Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Davidsonville Moro Bay Bull Shoals - White River Cossatot River Crater of Diamonds DeGray Delta Heritage Trail Historic Washington State Park Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Dardanelle Lake Fort Smith Mount Magazine Ozark Folk Center Pinnacle Mountain Prairie Grove Battlefield Wooly Hollow Region Central Northwest Southwest Lower Delta North Central Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Fishing Climbing Hiking Watchable Wildlife Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Boating / Marinas Diamond Digging Swimming Article: Trail Type Day Hikes Article: Trail Difficulty Strenuous Author Meg Matthews Monika Rued Jason Parrie Paul Butler Robin Gabe Ron Salley Waymon Cox Date Published July 2019 June 2019 May 2019 April 2019 March 2019 February 2019 January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 September 2018 June 2018 May 2018 April 2018 February 2018 November 2017 October 2017 September 2017 August 2017 July 2017 June 2017 May 2017 February 2017 [X] January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 September 2016 [X] August 2016 [X] June 2016 May 2016 April 2016 March 2016 February 2016 Couple ‘Catches’ 15 Pound Fish Without Pole Jan 01, 2017 ⁄ Paul Butler One Arkansas couple rented a boat to explore the Ouachita Lake and Raymond Lake. To their surprise, a large fish jumped into their boat at Moro Bay State Park. 5 State Parks Off the Beaten Path Jan 01, 2017 ⁄ Robin Gabe Whether you’re looking to hike a trail, journey through history, muddy up your mountain bike, or just get away for the weekend, there is an Arkansas State Park waiting for you. Winter To Do List Jan 01, 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued If you’re looking for ways to come out of hibernation this winter, we have plenty of fun things to do. Here are 10 ideas we rounded up from our Arkansas State Parks team. Is Pinnacle Mountain a Volcano? Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Ron Salley Pinnacle Mountain stands about 1,000 feet above sea level, is on the extreme eastern edge of the Ouachita Mountain range, and sits where three rivers converge. Video Blog: Chalk Up Buttercup, We’re Climbing at Mount Magazine Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued Thinking about taking the "Pepsi Challenge and climbing 75 feet up Pinnacle Mountain? Check out our blog post for what you might expect, and pick up a few tips. Top 10 Ways to Stay Cool at Arkansas State Parks Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews While we wait for cooler temperatures to come to The Natural State, here are the top 10 ways to stay cool at Arkansas State Parks during the dog days of summer. Arkansas State Parks Celebrate S’mores Day Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews Today, take advantage of National S’more Day at an Arkansas State Park to enjoy this ooey, gooey campfire treat just like when you were a kid. Handling the Heat Aug 01, 2016 ⁄ Jason Parrie Arkansas State Parks wants to remind folks that one can safely enjoy the outdoors even during the heat of the summer. Check our our tips and precautions for the hot weather. Governor's Capital Campout Jul 01, 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews Welcome to the Governor’s Capital Campout – an overnight event celebrating National Great Outdoors Month. These special events are held to encourage families to enjoy their natural surroundings. What is a Diamond Worth? Jun 01, 2016 ⁄ Waymon Cox Find out how we grade and appraise of the diamonds found at the Arkansas State Park, the different types of diamonds and how often our visitors discover diamonds they can take home.