You’ll Love Digging For Diamonds At The Unique Crater of Diamonds State Park In Arkansas
By Carol Ann Carson|Published January 03, 2021
Carol Ann Carson
Arkansas native, Carol Ann Carson, has written for OnlyInYourState for three years now. She resides in Western Arkansas' Mountain Frontier but calls NWA home as well. The graduate of University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, Carol Ann earned her B.A. in English and will soon be pursing her M.A. in Library Science. She loves exploring the trails around the Buffalo National River and has yet to find a waterfall that wasn't her favorite.
The spoils of our beautiful Natural State aren’t only found in the forests and waterfalls aboveground—treasures can be found below your feet, too! One of our beloved state parks is unlike any other in the nation. Crater of Diamonds State Park is the only publicly accessible diamond-bearing site in the world! Let’s explore and see if we can find a diamond in the rough:
Have you ever found a diamond or gem at the state park? We’d love to hear about your spoils in the comments below! If you want to read about the history of Crater of Diamonds as well as the other Arkansas diamond mine, head to this article.
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