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20 Amazing State Parks In Texas That Will Blow You Away

With more than 90 state parks to explore, we have plenty of nature spots to get lost in when we just want to get away from it all. Some of the most traveled state parks are right here in Texas, and I don’t blame people for coming long distances to witness the beauty of the Lone Star State for themselves. From the mighty red rocks near Amarillo to the pineywoods of East Texas, here are what we consider to be some of the most amazing state parks in Texas.

Texas is just such a beautiful state; I can’t say that enough! Now that summer is almost here, you and your family can take a road trip to some of these beautiful gems throughout the state! Did I leave off any of your favorites? Let us know in the comments!

Kristen Lawrence
Texas staff writer for Only in Your State, blogger for Power of Positivity, and freelance health, wellness, and travel writer. I spend any chance I get traveling, enjoying nature, trying out new recipes, and meditating. I love sharing smiles, good food, and great conversation :)