Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Region Central Northwest Lower Delta North Central Upper Delta [X] Southwest Article: Park Activity Hiking Boating / Marinas Fishing Kayaking / Canoeing Mountain Biking Swimming [X] Diamond Digging [X] Climbing Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Waymon Cox Jason Parrie Date Published February 2020 December 2019 November 2019 October 2019 August 2019 July 2019 June 2019 [X] May 2019 February 2019 [X] December 2018 November 2018 September 2017 June 2017 May 2017 December 2016 October 2016 September 2016 [X] August 2016 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... 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.