Anyone who’s spent time in Minnesota knows that our state is full of amazing nature destinations. And it’s not just our 10,000 lakes that we’re proud of, either. Minnesota is home to dozens of incredible state parks that offer up waterfall views, cliffside overlooks, and forest hikes – to name a few. Each of our state parks is worth visiting, but one, in particular, stands out above the rest. Tettegouche State Park was recently named the best state park in Minnesota by Condé Nast Traveler. When you catch a glimpse of its rocky cliffs, rushing waterfall, and amazing views of Lake Superior, you’ll soon see why. Take a look:

Do you have any other favorite Minnesota state parks? Let us know in the comments! And if you’re looking for some parks that are off the beaten path, check out our list of 11 under-appreciated state parks in Minnesota.

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