The Quiet Beauty of Lac Qui Parle State Park In Minnesota Makes It A Wonderful Place To Rest And Reflect
By Betsy Rathburn|Published January 18, 2020
Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 20 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.
Of Minnesota’s 75 state parks and recreation areas, there are a few that stand out above the rest. Gooseberry Falls and Fort Snelling are the most popular, and parks that contain waterfalls draw visitors thanks to their amazing natural beauty. But there are many amazing parks in Minnesota that don’t fit into this category. They may have a quieter beauty that takes a bit longer to notice. But they’re beautiful all the same, and well worth checking out.
Today, we want to highlight a special state park in western Minnesota. It’s a lesser-visited park, not known for tall waterfalls or rocky bluffs. But it has a beauty all its own. Here’s what you need to know before you visit: