12 Pennsylvania State Parks That You’ll Want To Visit Right Away

We are lucky to have 120 state parks in Pennsylvania, all of which are free and open to the public. Chances are that you’re never further than a 30 minute drive from one of our expansive and gorgeous natural landscapes. Now that summer is here, you have no excuse not to explore them. Here are twelve of the most distinctive and special state parks in Pennsylvania.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

What are your favorite PA state parks? Which ones have interesting stories that you know about? Tell us about them in the comments below!