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How Many Days Do I Need to Visit the Grand Canyon?

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The Grand Canyon, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, stands as one of the Earth’s most awe-inspiring natural wonders. Spanning over 277 miles in length, up to 18 miles in width, and depths of over a mile, it showcases millions of years of geological history through its layered bands of red rock. The Grand Canyon is … Read more

How Do You Prepare For a National Park Trip?

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Have you ever visited one of our nation’s many national parks? If you answered no, then you’re missing out on some truly incredible experiences! Visiting these parks creates an opportunity to connect with nature and experience the beauty of the great outdoors. National parks offer diverse scenery, from rugged mountains to pristine lakes. They can … Read more

Which National Parks Require Reservations in 2023?

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Are you considering taking a trip to one of our nation’s spectacular national parks in 2023? If so, you may want to do some research into what parks will require reservations for this coming year.  2022 was another increasingly busy year throughout the National Park System. Some parks in 2022 had a pilot reservation system … Read more

What is the Most Visited National Park in the U.S.?

Have you ever wondered what the most visited national park is in the U.S.? You may be thinking, “It has to be one of the well-known parks out west like Yellowstone or Grand Canyon.” However, the country’s most visited national park isn’t any of the famous parks out west. The nation’s most visited national park … Read more

What is the History of the U.S. National Park Service?

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America’s 32nd President, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, once famously said about our national parks, “There is nothing so American as our national parks… The fundamental idea behind the parks…is that the country belongs to the people, that it is in process of making for the enrichment of the lives of all of us.” Without question, our … Read more

Which State Has the Most National Parks? 

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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

What is the Newest National Park in the US?

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Many of America’s well-known National Parks, such as the Great Smoky Mountains, Grand Canyon, and Yellowstone, have been around for decades. But did you know that our newest National Park was recently established at the end of 2020?  New River Gorge National Park and Preserve is the newest National Park in America and was established … Read more

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