Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds DeGray Jacksonport Lake Charles Lake Frierson Moro Bay White Oak Lake Withrow Springs Region Southwest Northwest Upper Delta Central Lower Delta North Central Park Activity Hiking Climbing Kayaking / Canoeing Watchable Wildlife Fishing Mountain Biking Boating / Marinas Geocaching Snorkeling / Scuba Diving [X] Swimming [X] Diamond Digging Trail Type Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Jason Parrie Waymon Cox Date Published July 2021 June 2021 May 2021 April 2021 March 2021 February 2021 January 2021 December 2020 November 2020 October 2020 September 2020 August 2020 July 2020 June 2020 May 2020 February 2020 December 2019 November 2019 October 2019 August 2019 July 2019 June 2019 May 2019 April 2019 February 2019 January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 [X] May 2018 [X] September 2017 June 2017 May 2017 December 2016 October 2016 September 2016 [X] August 2016 June 2016 March 2016 The Best of DeGray State Park May 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. Six Hidden Gems of Arkansas State Parks May 2018 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Arkansas is lush with State Parks that people travel from all over to discover. But check out this list of parks that fly under the radar with hidden beauties and a secluded environment. Surprising Uses for Minerals Found at the Crater of Diamonds Sep 2017 ⁄ Waymon Cox Dozens of minerals can be found at Crater of Diamonds State Park, including calcite, mica, and barite. Each one can be used in different ways to make our lives easier. Handling the Heat Aug 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.