8 Lesser-Known State Parks In Pennsylvania That Will Absolutely Amaze You

Pennsylvania’s a nature- and outdoor-lover’s dream. Why? Well, just consider that PA is home to 121 state parks, which give us plenty of outdoor spots to explore. Still, with all those state parks, some do tend to get overlooked. Make a promise to yourself this summer to visit some of the lesser-known state parks in Pennsylvania, where you’ll discover local wildlife, incredible trails, and gushing waterfalls. What could be better?

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Which of these lesser-known parks in Pennsylvania is your favorite? Join the conversation in the comments, and let us know! Then, click here to read about an absolutely spectacular trail in Salt Springs State Park that leads to two waterfalls.