Special Notice Arkansas Valley Electric Cooperative will make repairs to the main electrical box serving Mount Magazine State Park on Tuesday, October 6. During these repairs, the park will experience an electrical outage from approximately 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. This will affect all park facilities, including the campground, lodge, and cabins. No elevator service will be available in the lodge until power is restored. However, the lodge's Skycrest Restaurant will offer a limited menu during the outage. There will be some interruption of phone service. For updates, contact the park at: 479-963-8502.

Mount Magazine State Park is on the state's tallest mountain, the 2,753-foot Mount Magazine. Sweeping vistas of broad river valleys, deep canyons, and distant mountains welcome outdoor enthusiasts to Arkansas's highest point.

The park is a place to enjoy sightseeing, exploring the mountain and nature study. It's also a destination for outdoor sports and extreme adventure enthusiasts that offers rock climbing, rappelling, hand gliding, mountain biking, horseback riding, backpacking and ATV adventure. An ATV guide service is available.

Mount Magazine is the state park system's most dramatic location for technical rock climbing. The park also offers overlooks, hiking trails, a picnic area with restrooms, pavilion, and visitor center with an interactive exhibit gallery and gift shop. Park interpreters lead a variety of programs that highlight the mountain's natural diversity and unique species.