Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Petit Jean Devil's Den Ozark Folk Center Toltec Mounds Cane Creek Crowley's Ridge Moro Bay Cossatot River Daisy Davidsonville Historic Washington State Park Lake Catherine Lake Fort Smith Lake Ouachita Mississippi River Mount Magazine Parkin Archeological Pinnacle Mountain [X] Crater of Diamonds [X] Village Creek Region Southwest Article: Park Activity Diamond Digging Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Waymon Cox Tara Gillanders Date Published January 2020 December 2019 November 2019 October 2019 August 2019 July 2019 June 2019 May 2019 April 2019 March 2019 February 2019 January 2019 December 2018 [X] September 2017 June 2017 May 2017 December 2016 October 2016 September 2016 June 2016 [X] March 2016 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. Winter on the Ridge Mar 01, 2016 ⁄ Tara Gillanders Winter may seem an unlikely season to go exploring outdoors, but it really can be amazing. This is the time of year to experience the geologic structure of Crowley’s Ridge in northeast Arkansas.