Nebraska’s Very First State Park Is Still One Of The Best And Here’s Why You Need To Visit

Nebraskans are, by and large, serious outdoors people. We’d rather be playing outside than doing just about anything else, so it makes sense that our state parks are such beloved places. Our very first state park was established in 1921 and has been a favorite destination ever since.

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You can find out more about Chadron State Park here. Have you ever visited Nebraska’s oldest state park? What was your favorite part? Tell us about it in the comments!

The nearby town of Crawford is well known as one of the most beautiful places in the state. It’s the perfect day trip when you’re staying at Chadron State Park! Read more about the town here.