This Is The Newest State Park In Oregon And It’s Incredible

With more than 360 state parks, 11 national forests and 21 national wildlife refuges, Oregonians enjoy plenty of places to enjoy the stunning nature beauty that surrounds us. Did you know that the Beaver State has a brand new state park? Take a look at Sitka Sedge State Natural Area.

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Have you had a chance to explore the wonders of Sitka Sedge Natural Area yet? If you’ve been to this area, share your experience with our readers in the comments below!

Established in 2013, Cottonwood Canyon State Park is another of Oregon’s more recent parks, and you’ll want to check it out, too!