South Florida is a great place to live if you enjoy the outdoors. Everyone knows about its miles and miles of beaches and palm trees, but many don’t realize that South Florida also has some of the most scenic state parks in the country. Here’s a guide to the best state parks in South Florida.
John D. MacArthur Beach State Park
John D. MacArthur Beach State Park boasts tangles of mangrove swamps, trails that meander through canopies of trees, and a vast walkway that traverses a lagoon – never mind almost two miles of unspoiled Atlantic beach.
Nestled on a barrier island, this is the only Florida state park in Palm Beach County. It also offers swimming, fishing, educational programs, special events, kayak rentals, and exceptional snorkeling, as…