Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Toltec Mounds Devil's Den Region Southwest Central Northwest Article: Park Activity Diamond Digging Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Arkansas State Parks Staff Don Simons John Morrow Meg Matthews Billy Nations Brian Whitson Jeanette Larson Mary Buchman Monika Rued Randy Pearson Rebekah Spurlock Shelley Flanary Tara Gillanders [X] Waymon Cox [X] Adam Leslie [X] Robin Gabe Date Published February 2020 December 2019 November 2019 October 2019 August 2019 July 2019 June 2019 [X] May 2019 April 2019 March 2019 February 2019 [X] December 2018 [X] September 2017 January 2017 June 2016 [X] March 2016 Summer in Full Swing at the Crater of Diamonds May 01, 2019 ⁄ Waymon Cox Greetings from Crater of Diamonds State Park! This past Memorial Day Weekend marked the beginning of summer hours and activities at the Crater of Diamonds. From now through August 10, the park’s... A Successful Four Months of Diamond Finds May 01, 2019 ⁄ Waymon Cox Greetings from Crater of Diamonds State Park! So far, 2019 has been a productive year for finding diamonds in Arkansas. By the end of April, our park staff had registered 177 diamonds, compared to 139... 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... 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. 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. Artifact Tales Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Robin Gabe Artifacts amaze me. It is a simple statement but every word is true. In certain cases, they are the only link that we have to past cultures. This is true at Toltec Mounds Archeological State Park. The... Getting Your Feet Wet Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Adam Leslie The best way to learn is to get your feet wet by taking part in a creek seining program. It was developed to help monitor the aquatic life found in Lee Creek, but it turned into so much more. Sounds of the Night Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Adam Leslie Sitting around a campfire at an Arkansas State Parks is a great way to experience nature in the park and night time is full of activity and there are many animals to listen for. Hard Work and Sweat Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Robin Gabe Imagine a group of Indians sitting quietly under the shade of a tree, wiping sweat from their brow and calculating how many more trips they must make with their baskets to complete their newest mound.