9 Under-Appreciated State Parks Near Buffalo You’re Sure To Love

New York’s State Park system is expansive, with 180 parks to explore – and you can find several of them right in our back yard in the Western New York area. From beachfront getaways to an urban oasis, impressive waterfalls to charming farms, here are our picks for the nine most under-appreciated state parks near Buffalo.

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There are so many options for state parks to explore near Buffalo. Where is your favorite spot to unwind around the city? Share your picks (and pics!) with us!