7 Amazing State Parks Around Kansas City That Will Blow You Away

Looking for a break in your routine? Why not take a trip out to one of the nearby State Parks you know you’ve been missing out on? You can soak up some sun when the days are warmer, or enjoy a brisk hike when the air is cooler. Some of these state parks even offer horse trails for you and your equine companion. Let’s get out there! In no particular order, here’s the best state parks near Kansas City.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Make sure you’re all fueled up for a hike by trying one of these awesome dishes you can only get here in Kansas City. They’re so tasty!