U.S. National Parks

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The United Sates of America is vast, and not only contiguous; it has offshore islands and territories in faraway locales. Its large northern peninsula, the state of Alaska, crosses the article circle; its southernmost one touches the Caribbean Sea. It is a country of mountains, deserts, plains and shorelines, and as a result, its designated national parks are diverse — sometimes to the extreme — and varied. Exploring the best national parks in USA could be a lifetime goal (see them all!) or a dream camping holiday.

Each national park in the USA has a singular identity and unique features and services. Some are laid-back; others are downright dangerous, but all celebrate nature at its finest.

All of the national parks in USA are governed by the United States Department of the Interior, and managed by the United States Parks Service. When visiting USA national parks, obey guidelines, warning signs (for example, if a road is closed) and be extremely careful around wildlife.

Come with us as we travel the vastness of natural America and visit its best national parks.

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Yosemite National Park

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Acadia National Park

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Denali National Park

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Zion National Park

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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Everglades National Park

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