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Wis. DNR announces best state parks


MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin enthusiasts have named their favorite state parks in 10 categories ranging from best beach to best bird-watching trail.

Park lovers vote on the features every year as part of the state Department of Natural Resources' Gold Seal Awards program.

Among the winners:

-- Best bike trails: Blue Mound State Park

-- Best places to watch a sunset: Big Foot Beach State Park and Heritage Hill State Historical Park

-- Best beaches: Kohler-Andrae State Park and Whitefish Dunes State Park

-- Best fishing spots: Governor Dodge State Park and Mirror Lake State Park

-- Best group campsite: Governor Dodge State Park

-- Best bird-watching trail: Wyalusing State Park

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