Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Crowley's Ridge Daisy Jacksonport Lake Charles Lake Frierson Withrow Springs Cane Creek Cossatot River DeGray Delta Heritage Trail Devil's Den Hampson Museum Historic Washington State Park Hobbs State Park Conservation Area Lake Catherine Lake Chicot Lake Dardanelle Lake Fort Smith Lake Ouachita Lake Poinsett Mississippi River Moro Bay Mount Magazine Mount Nebo Ozark Folk Center Petit Jean Village Creek White Oak Lake Wooly Hollow Region Southwest Northwest Upper Delta Central Lower Delta North Central Article: Park Activity Diamond Digging Fishing Geocaching Hiking Kayaking / Canoeing Swimming Watchable Wildlife Boating / Marinas Mountain Biking Road Cycling Snorkeling / Scuba Diving Article: Trail Type Day Hikes Article: Trail Difficulty Easy Moderate Author Joe Jacobs Meg Matthews Monika Rued Jeanette Larson John Morrow Paul Butler Robin Gabe Tara Gillanders Adam Leslie Don Simons Grady Spann Matt Manos Rebekah Spurlock Shelley Flanary Amy Griffin Billy Nations Brian Whitson Jason Parrie Kelly Farrell Leita Spears Maggie Howard Mary Buchman Megan Ayres Mystina Swaim Randy Pearson Ron Salley Seth Boone Tim Scott [X] Waymon Cox [X] Arkansas State Parks Staff Date Published March 2019 February 2019 January 2019 December 2018 May 2018 September 2017 June 2016 April 2016 March 2016 Awesome Astronomy March 16 at Crater of Diamonds State Park Mar 01, 2019 ⁄ Waymon Cox Greetings from Crater of Diamonds State Park! On Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 8 p.m., all ages are invited to come to the campground amphitheater for an evening under the stars! Guest astronomer Rick F... 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... New Year’s Resolution: Visit an Arkansas State Park Every Month Jan 01, 2019 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff 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 F... Six Hidden Gems of Arkansas State Parks May 01, 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 01, 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. 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. The Electric Chair Apr 01, 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Not too long after I moved to Northeast Arkansas I was talking with a local who wanted to know where I worked. When I told them that I worked at Crowley’s Ridge State Park they immediately asked “Have... A Daisy of a Park! Apr 01, 2016 ⁄ Arkansas State Parks Staff Daisy State Park is a hub of southwest Arkansas adventures including diamond digging, canoeing, kayaking, trout fishing, Little Missouri Falls, and Hot Springs National Park. Crater of Diamonds State Park: A wonderful and crazy place Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Waymon Cox The main thing that makes Crater of Diamonds State Park so unique is that our visitors are allowed to hunt for diamonds, and then are allowed to keep them.