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    50 State Parks That Put National Parks To Shame

    Nature is all around us!

    1. Alabama β€” Gulf State Park

    2. Alaska β€” Kachemak Bay State Park

    3. Arizona – Kartchner Caverns State Park

    4. Arkansas β€” Moro Bay State Park

    5. California β€” Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park

    6. Colorado β€” Roxborough State Park

    7. Connecticut β€” Sleeping Giant State Park

    8. Delaware β€” Cape Henlopen State Park

    9. Florida β€” Henderson Beach State Park

    10. Georgia β€” Amicalola Falls State Park

    11. Hawaii β€” Waimea Canyon State Park

    12. Idaho β€” Ponderosa State Park

    13. Illinois β€” Matthiessen State Park

    14. Indiana β€” Spring Mill State Park

    15. Iowa β€” Maquoketa Caves State Park

    16. Kansas β€” Milford State Park

    17. Kentucky β€” Natural Bridge State Resort Park

    18. Louisiana β€” Fontainebleau State Park

    19. Maine β€” Quoddy Head State Park

    20. Maryland β€” Swallow Falls State Park

    21. Massachusetts β€” Halibut Point State Park

    22. Michigan β€” Presque Isle Park

    23. Minnesota β€” Itasca State Park

    24. Mississippi β€” Paul B. Johnson State Park

    25. Missouri β€” Ha Ha Tonka State Park

    26. Montana β€” Bannack State Park & Ghost Town

    27. Nebraska β€” Smith Falls State Park

    28. Nevada β€” Valley of Fire State Park

    29. New Hampshire β€” White Mountain National Forest

    30. New Jersey β€” Tyler State Park

    31. New Mexico β€” Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness

    32. New York β€” Watkins Glen State Park

    33. North Carolina β€” Jockey's Ridge State Park

    34. North Dakota β€” Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park

    35. Ohio β€” Hocking Hills State Park

    36. Oklahoma β€” Robbers Cave State Park

    37. Oregon β€” Silver Falls State Park

    38. Pennsylvania β€” Ricketts Glen State Park

    39. Rhode Island β€” Colt State Park

    40. South Carolina β€” Huntington Beach State Park

    41. South Dakota β€” Custer State Park

    42. Tennessee β€” Roan Mountain State Park

    43. Texas β€” Palo Duro Canyon State Park

    44. Utah β€” Snow Canyon State Park

    45. Vermont β€” Smugglers Notch State Park

    46. Virginia β€” Grayson Highlands State Park

    47. Washington β€” Moran State Park

    48. West Virginia β€” Grandview State Park

    49. Wisconsin β€” Copper Falls State Park

    50. Wyoming β€” Sinks Canyon State Park