Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Region Southwest Article: Park Activity Climbing Watchable Wildlife Hiking Boating / Marinas Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Swimming [X] Diamond Digging Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Waymon Cox Date Published November 2019 October 2019 August 2019 July 2019 June 2019 May 2019 April 2019 [X] February 2019 January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 [X] September 2017 June 2017 May 2017 December 2016 October 2016 September 2016 June 2016 March 2016 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... 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.