Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Mount Magazine Region Central Lower Delta North Central [X] Southwest [X] Northwest [X] Upper Delta Park Activity Diamond Digging Climbing Fishing Hiking Watchable Wildlife Trail Type Day Hikes Trail Difficulty Strenuous Author Meg Matthews Jason Parrie Paul Butler Robin Gabe [X] Monika Rued Date Published April 2020 March 2020 November 2018 September 2018 March 2018 November 2017 October 2017 September 2017 [X] June 2017 May 2017 [X] January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 [X] August 2016 March 2016 Crater Diamond Find: 2.78-Carat Way Out Yonder Diamond Jun 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued A couple spotted a large brown gem at Crater Diamonds State Park that turned out to be a 2.78-carat diamond. 2.65-Carat Diamond Found at Crater of Diamonds State Park Jun 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued A 25 year old woman thought she had only picked up a piece of glass at Crater of Diamonds State park, but in reality, she found out she had discovered a 2.65-carat brown diamond. Winter To Do List Jan 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. Video Blog: Chalk Up Buttercup, We’re Climbing at Mount Magazine Aug 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.