11 Underrated State Parks Near Buffalo You Should Spend More Time In

We’ve talked about Olmsted Parks, Japanese gardens, and even safari parks all located within a stone’s throw from Buffalo. But there are several other parks worth checking out in and around the city that are state-owned and operated. Say what you will about living in New York, our parks are the bomb-dot-com. And we’re here to prove it! Here are 11 underrated state parks near Buffalo you should spend more time in.

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Which of these state parks near Buffalo are your favorite to explore? Share the best spots with us in the comments below!