Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Cossatot River Region Southwest Central Lower Delta North Central Northwest Upper Delta Article: Park Activity Diamond Digging Boating / Marinas Climbing Fishing Hiking Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Swimming Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Adam Leslie Don Simons John Morrow Meg Matthews Robin Gabe Jeanette Larson Joe Jacobs Monika Rued Randy Pearson Rebekah Spurlock Ron Salley Tara Gillanders [X] Waymon Cox [X] Jason Parrie [X] Shelley Flanary Date Published December 2019 November 2019 October 2019 August 2019 July 2019 [X] June 2019 May 2019 April 2019 March 2019 February 2019 December 2018 September 2017 [X] August 2016 June 2016 April 2016 [X] March 2016 Crater to Host Prospectors’ Gemboree on June 15 Jun 01, 2019 ⁄ Waymon Cox Greetings from the Crater of Diamonds! Each year, thousands of visitors from all over the world visit Arkansas’s Crater of Diamonds State Park. On Saturday, June 15, the park will host a celebration... 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. 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. A Wild and Scenic River Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Shelley Flanary Do you hear that sound? Do you hear the music? What could it be? You are standing approximately just southwest of Little Rock, in one of the most spectacular river corridors in the central U.S.