The top 10 winners in the category Best State Park are as follows:
- Letchworth State Park – N.Y.
- Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park – Mich.
- Watkins Glen State Park – N.Y.
- Ha Ha Tonka State Park – Mo.
- Devil’s Lake State Park – Wis.
- Fall Creek Falls State Park – Tenn.
- Indiana Dunes State Park – Ind.
- Assateague State Park – Md.
- Custer State Park – S.D.
- Hunting Island State Park – S.C.
A panel of experts picked the initial 20 nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote. Experts Fred Lochner (America’s State Parks), Anna Hider (Roadtrippers), Karen Catchpole and Eric Mohl (Trans-Americas Journey), Mike Wendland (Roadtreking) and Diana Gerstacker (The Active Times) were chosen based on their extensive expertise in American travel and state parks.
Video of Hunting Island State Park
The contest was promoted on 10Best and USA TODAY. Click HERE to view information on all of the winners.