Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Petit Jean Toltec Mounds Devil's Den Cossatot River Crowley's Ridge DeGray Lake Fort Smith Mississippi River Mount Magazine Parkin Archeological Pinnacle Mountain [X] Crater of Diamonds [X] Village Creek Region Southwest Central Upper Delta Park Activity Diamond Digging Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Meg Matthews Monika Rued Tara Gillanders Waymon Cox Date Published May 2020 February 2020 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 May 2018 September 2017 June 2017 May 2017 December 2016 [X] October 2016 September 2016 June 2016 April 2016 [X] March 2016 Visitor Finds 2.03-Carat Diamond at Crater of Diamonds State Park Oct 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued It took less than an hour for a family to discover a 2.03-carat white diamond on the side of a plowed furrow at Arkansas’s Crater of Diamonds State Park. Fling Golf – New Way to Experience Game Oct 2016 ⁄ Meg Matthews Fling Golf is a cross between lacrosse and traditional golf. This new game is easier to learn than traditional golf and much less expensive. It would be a great part of a family weekend getaway. Crater of Diamonds State Park: A wonderful and crazy place Mar 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 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.