YOUR STATE PARKS: 2010 NUMBERS

Visitors each year 9 million

Average cost per visitor $1.38

Most expensive to maintain Itasca State Park -- $2.226 million/year

Most visited Fort Snelling, Twin Cities - 870,000 visitors

Least visited Kilen Woods, Windom - 10,500 visitors

Annual budget $35 million

Total fees generated $11.5 million a year

Share of total state budget Two-tenths of 1 percent

Josephine Marcotty