A Visit To Any Of Arizona’s State Parks Proves Why They Were Voted Best In The Nation
Earlier this week, we received news that Arizona received the Gold Medal for having the best-managed state parks system in the nation. Awarded on behalf of the National Recreation and Park Association, the award was given for excellence in planning and management. If you’re a bit biased like us, you might be thinking that beauty should have also been a deciding factor for that category. Let’s take a look at a few reasons we also think Arizona’s state parks are simply incredible!
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Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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