11 Under-Appreciated State Parks In Missouri You’re Sure To Love

If you’re a lover of nature, chances are that you’ve been to the Johnson Shut-Ins, Elephant Rocks State Park or Ha Ha Tonka State Park. Those tend to be the most popular state parks in Missouri. But did you know that we’re home to over 50 state parks? Pretty incredible when outsiders consider us to be a flat, flyover state. Here are some of those awesome state parks in Missouri that don’t get as much love as they should.

With the weather starting to warm up, now’s the time to start looking ahead to plan a visit. How many of these parks have you been to?