Not all national parks are outdoor landscapes. New Mexico's Carlsbad Caverns National Park is a fascinating example—located underground, not amidst mountains or open spaces.
New River Gorge NP, West Virginia's first and newest national park, spans 70,000 acres of the Appalachian Mountains. No entrance fee. Ideal for whitewater rafting and hiking.
Explore Virgin Islands NP for an affordable tropical beach vacation! Located in the U.S. Virgin Islands, it offers stunning Caribbean beauty without expensive international airfare.
Yosemite NP, an iconic American treasure, boasts granite cliffs, rivers, waterfalls, and abundant wildlife. It influenced landscape photography, inspiring Ansel Adams' masterpieces.
Florida Keys offer a unique world, and Biscayne NP stands out. Located in the Keys, it's mostly underwater, setting it apart from other parks in the country.
Lassen Volcanic NP in California, near Redding, is truly unique. It showcases all four types of volcanoes (shield, plug dome, cinder cone, composite) - a rarity found nowhere else.
The iconic Grand Canyon in Arizona is a must-see park. Whether a childhood dream or a recent addition to your bucket list, experts agree it's a can't-miss destination.
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Kenai Fjords NP, Alaska, offers diverse land and water activities. Hike to glaciers, explore the largest U.S. icefield, and enjoy boat tours with orcas, humpback whales, and Steller's sea lions.
Yellowstone is the Rockies' top park, but south lies Rocky Mountain NP. Covering 415 sq miles near Estes Park, Colorado, it offers stunning landscapes and wilderness.