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Which State Has the Most National Parks? 

When it comes to National Parks, a little over half of the states have at least one. Specifically, 29 states in the U.S. have at least one National Park. But did you know that some states have three or more National Parks?  But, which state has the most national parks? California leads the country, with … Read more

Kings Canyon Camping in the Sierra Nevada Mountains

Kings Canyon Camping in the Sierra Nevada Mountains

Bordering Sequoia National Park on the north, Kings Canyon is a glacially carved granite river valley with comparable scenery, hiking, and camping to the more famous Yosemite NP. As part of its dramatic scenery, Kings Canyon National Park in California offers looming mountains, tumbling waterfalls, and stands of giant sequoia trees. But for a number … Read more

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Majestic Redwoods of California… Tallest Trees on Earth!

In far northwestern California, near Crescent City, Redwood National and State Parks protects the tallest trees found anywhere on earth. This cooperatively managed park interweaves parcels of Redwood National Park with three state parks: Jedidiah Smith, Del Norte Coast, and Prairie Creek. The result is 217 square miles of towering old growth redwood forest, rugged … Read more

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Joshua Tree Best Hikes & Glamping Southern California!

Known for massive boulder formations, stands of iconic Joshua trees, and pristine desert scenery, Joshua Tree National Park is one of the more unique national park experiences. Located near Palm Springs in Southern California, the park protects portions of two famous deserts, the Mojave and the Colorado. The park is named for the native Joshua … Read more