Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Historic Washington State Park Cossatot River DeGray Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Dardanelle Mount Magazine Ozark Folk Center Bull Shoals - White River Cane Creek Crater of Diamonds Crowley's Ridge Daisy Davidsonville Delta Heritage Trail Devil's Den Hampson Museum Jacksonport Lake Catherine Lake Charles Lake Chicot Lake Fort Smith Lake Frierson Lake Ouachita Lake Poinsett Mississippi River Mount Nebo Petit Jean Pinnacle Mountain Prairie Grove Battlefield Village Creek Withrow Springs Wooly Hollow Region Central Southwest Northwest North Central Lower Delta Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Hiking Boating / Marinas Climbing Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Diamond Digging Mountain Biking Swimming Watchable Wildlife Geocaching Horseback Riding Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Article: Trail Type Day Hikes Article: Trail Difficulty Strenuous Author Meg Matthews Monika Rued Arkansas State Parks Staff Jason Parrie Ron Salley Waymon Cox Date Published November 2019 October 2019 August 2019 July 2019 June 2019 May 2019 April 2019 March 2019 [X] February 2019 [X] January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 September 2018 June 2018 May 2018 March 2018 [X] November 2017 October 2017 September 2017 August 2017 July 2017 June 2017 May 2017 February 2017 January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 September 2016 [X] August 2016 July 2016 June 2016 May 2016 April 2016 March 2016 February 2016 Springtime Diamond Mining at Crater of Diamonds State Park Feb 01, 2019 ⁄ Waymon Cox Greetings from the Crater of Diamonds State Park! With freezing February temperatures, it’s hard to believe that spring is just over a month away. In the next few weeks, families from across the count... Tour a YURT Jan 01, 2019 ⁄ Monika Rued Arkansas State Parks offer plenty of great accommodation, like a YURT. They are perfect if you don’t have camping equipment but would still like a camping experience. Relax, Recharge and Recreate During Spring Break Jan 01, 2019 ⁄ Meg Matthews Arkansas State Parks have many ways to relax, recharge and recreate fun and affordable. Take the time this spring break to visit a park and enjoy the physical and mental benefits. New Year’s Resolution: Visit an Arkansas State Park Every Month Jan 01, 2019 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Christmas and Candlelight at Historic Washington State Park Nov 01, 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued Christmas and Candlelight at Historic Washington State Park in Washington, Ark., is a delightful time to connect with our rich Arkansas history and experience Historic Washington at its finest. 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.