About America’s State Parks

The United States is home to some of the finest natural beauty in the world. State parks are established by and managed by the government of each individual state for preservation, historic interest, and recreational use by the people.

AmericasStateParks.org is dedicated to promoting and encouraging the use of parks and other outdoor recreational areas throughout the United States. Our goal is to be a resource in the journey and adventure of many as the experience the wonder of America’s State Parks and the beauty of our natural resources.

An Adventurous Journey Is Our Goal

The world is full of adventure and wonder. Take the time to experience life with friends and family in nature. Or it may be that you need some time to get away and reflect. There is a great opportunity for an outdoor adventure across the United States. Many outdoor activities take place in state parks, but not all. We hope to help show all the areas in between as well. Think of the adventure that awaits you with:

  • camping
  • hiking
  • trekking
  • boating
  • canoeing
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowshoeing
  • skating
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • caving
  • watersports
  • waterskiing
  • waterjets
  • diving
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • paddleboarding
  • wakeboard
  • surfing
  • windsurfing
  • spearfishing
  • running
  • rock climbing
  • mountaineering
  • fishing
  • rv parks
  • resorts
  • golf courses
  • biking
  • atv
  • hunting
  • backpacking
  • horseback riding
  • outdoor recreation
  • picnicking
  • birdwatching
  • orienteering
  • museums