By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The state parks and forests in Pennsylvania are preparing for a busy Memorial Day Weekend.READ MORE: Judge Denies Robert Bowers' Motion For Govt. To Produce Evidence It Monitored His Online Activities
Visitation increased 26% last summer and the state is expecting even more people to use the parks this summer.READ MORE: Pa. Native, Penn State Grad Carl Nassib Comes Out As First Openly Gay Active NFL Player
Last year, nearly 47 million people visited the parks and forests.MORE NEWS: Mary Maloney Shows Display Of Strength, Determination As Rehab Continues Following Spinal Cord Injury
Those 47 million represented 10 million more than the year before the pandemic.