State Parks Starting With: Y-Z

Yachats Ocean Road State Natural Site
Yachats, OR
Yachats Ocean Road makes a one-mile loop, exposing one of the most scenic viewpoints on the coast: the Yachats Bay and the Pacific Ocean. Limited parking along the loop provides access to this expansi
Yachats State Recreation Area
Yachats, OR
This small-town park with a big view is just a short stroll from central Yachats down Ocean View Road. Watch for whales and storming waves from the easily-accessible viewing platform. On calmer days,
Yakima Sportsman State Park
Yakima, WA
Yakima Sportsman State Park is, literally, an oasis in the desert. Located near the urban amenities of Yakima in arid eastern Washington, this park attracts local picnickers, out-of-town visitors and
Yampa River State Park
Hayden, CO
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Yampa River State Park, located in the beautiful Yampa valley west of Steamboat Springs, is actually three “parks” in one.​ The headquarters on the Ya
Yankee Springs Recreation Area
Middleville, MI
Yankee Spring's unique beauty and landscape lend the park's 5,200 acres to many forms of recreation, such as camping, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, fishing, cross-country skiing, swimming
Yaquina Bay State Recreation Site
Newport, OR
Yaquina Bay State Park is located in Newport at the north end of Yaquina Bay near its outlet to the Pacific Ocean. The bluff is forested with spruce and pine, and a large deck provides views of Yaquin
Yatesville Lake State Park
Louisa, KY
Top Five Things To Do 1. Golf at Signature Hole #13. 2. Boat In and Out Campsites. 3. Hike the Mary Ingles Trail at the Marina. 4. Visit the Spillway at the Dam at Yatesville Lake. 5. Eagle Viewing f
Ybor City Museum State Park
Tampa, FL
Don Vicente Martinez Ybor came to an area of pine scrub and swamp to build what became the "Cigar Capital of the World." From the opening of the first cigar factory in 1886 until the 1930s, Ybor Cit
Yellow Bay / Flathead Lake State Park
Bigfork, MT
Yellow Bay at Flathead Lake State Park is in the heart of the famous Montana sweet cherry orchards. In the summer, cherries can be purchased at nearby roadside stands or U-Pick orchards. The park in
Yellow Bluff Fort Historic State Park
Jacksonville, FL
This site was an important military position during the Civil War. Located near the mouth of the St. Johns River, this site was an important military position during the Civil War, allowing access to
Yellow Creek State Park
Penn Run, PA
The 2,981-acre Yellow Creek State Park is in Indiana County along one of the first “highways” in the state, the Kittanning Path. This trail was used by the Delaware and Shawnee nations and by early se
Yellow River Marsh Preserve State Park
Milton, FL
The preserve protects one of Florida's last remaining tracts of wet prairie, including the largest community of pitcher plants in the state. The carnivorous plants flourish here, passively trapping i
Yellowstone Lake State Park
Blanchardville, WI
One of a few lakes in southwestern Wisconsin, 450-acre Yellowstone Lake State Park is a popular year-round recreation area that offers visitors ample space to enjoy camping, swimming, fishing, boating
York River State Park
Williamsburg, VA
The park is known for its rare and delicate estuarine environment, where freshwater and saltwater meet to create a rich habitat for marine and plant life. It is on the York River and is designated as
Youghiogheny Wild River Natural Environmental Area
Swanton, MD
Youghiogheny Wild River Natural Environmental Area is part of the large Mississippi River watershed that stretches from the western slope of the Appalachian Mountains in the east to the Rockies in the
Young State Park
Boyne City, MI
Young State Park is located at the east end of beautiful Lake Charlevoix. The park spans over 560 acres in Charlevoix County and is a mix of gently rolling terrain, lowlands and cedar swamp. Young Sta
Yuba State Park
Levan, UT
Camping, beaches, and warm waters lure visitors to Yuba Reservoir. Developed and primitive camping is available at Oasis and Painted Rocks campgrounds and at designated beach areas. Anglers may fish f
Yulee Sugar Mill Ruins Historic State Park
Homosassa, FL
This site was once part of a thriving sugar plantation owned by David Levy Yulee. Yulee was a member of the Territorial Legislative Council, and he served in the U.S. House of Representatives and Sen
Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park
Yuma, AZ
An introductionary exhibit is located in the Visitor Center along with photographs. Outside buildings and features include original cellblocks, water tank, guard tower, sally port (entrance gate), lib
Zippel Bay State Park
Williams, MN
After visiting Zippel Bay, you’ll remember the sunsets and the miles of white sand beach. The park is located on Lake of the Woods, one of the world’s largest lakes. The mood of the lake is always cha
Zmudowski State Beach
Moss Landing, CA
The beach is a popular fishing area, featuring perch, kingfish, sole, flounder, halibut, bocaccio (tomcod), jacksmelt, lingcod, cabezon, salmon, steelhead and occasional rockfish. The beach features
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