The best state parks in Arizona

While the Grand Canyon is certainly worth a visit, these 10 Arizona state parks are just as worthwhile exploring.

Catalina State Park​ – wildflowers and saguaros stand proudly side by side.

Families who love water sports rave about Lake Havasu State Park

Can’t get enough of that Arizona Red Rock? Lost Dutchman State Park is full of scenic beauty.

Slide Rock State Park is nature’s waterpark. Be ready to slip, slide, and swim.

Too hot to stay above ground? Kartchner Caverns State Park​ is cool all year round.

➤ Find out which are the other Arizona​ state parks that made our Top 10 list.

The best state parks in Arizona

The best state parks in Arizona

Your guide to 10 of the best state parks in Arizona, complete with what to do and where to stay when you visit.