Martin Dies, Jr. State Park In Texas Is So Hidden Most Locals Don’t Even Know About It
Texas is full of state parks, but some get much more attention than others. Martin Dies Jr. State Park is hiding in the East Texas Piney Woods, far enough away from big cities that it’s unknown to many people. With lush woodland terrain, multiple waterways, and incredible biodiversity, this hidden gem belongs on everyone’s bucket list.
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.