11 Lesser-Known State Parks In Minnesota That Will Absolutely Amaze You

Minnesota has dozens of fantastic state parks, but most people gravitate towards a select few. Gooseberry Falls and Itasca get a lot of love, but what about the 65 others? While they do get a healthy share of visitors – Minnesotans are outdoorsy people, after all – they are still lesser known spots that many are not aware of. Here are our 11 favorites:

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We know we left plenty of incredible Minnesota state parks off the list! Which ones would you have added? Let us know in the comments below!