Other Stones and Gems to be found at Crater of Diamonds State Park

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There’s been a lot of chatter about the 8.52 carat diamond found recently at the Crater of Diamonds State Park near Murfreesboro. The stone is a stunner for sure. But this story and photos from travel writer Cameron Reeder from Alabama show there is more to be found at the park.

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“As we were leaving Crater, (no diamonds in our pockets) I picked up an interesting rock as a memorial of our trip.  When I got home, I had a friend of mine put it into two necklaces for my wife and daughter and a ring for myself.”

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These photos are the beautiful results of their visit to the Crater. So, even if you don’t find a diamond, you can still find some beautiful rocks and other gems. Come visit and start digging! For a list of the different kinds that can be found at the park, visit CraterOfDiamondsStatePark.com.