We bet that many avid campers would guess most federally-owned land lies in the western United States. And you’d be right! But who exactly owns those lands, and which states should you head to for the most boondocking opportunities? We’ve got details for you about the ten states with the most federally-owned land. Let’s dig in!
Federally-owned land belongs to the US government rather than states, counties, or cities. As the government looked to expand west, it either took or bought land from the Native peoples or other countries.
#10 New Mexico #9 Colorado #8 Arizona #7 California #6 Wyoming #5 Oregon #4 Alaska #3 Idaho #2 Utah #1 Nevada