There are options to visit the National Parks and go
horseback riding, kayaking and climbing also, as well
as see many amazing scenery and natural beauty.
The very ﬁrst national park was Yellowstone
National Park; this was back in 1872
There are almost 289 differentspecies of birds, 75 differentmammals with 19 of them beingdifferent species of bats and 30different types of reptiles.
The Zion National Park can be found in Utah. The park has a
land acre of almost two hundred and twenty nine square miles.10.
9.The Olympic National Park is located in the American State of
Washington. In 1981 the Olympic National Park became a World
The glaciers are many years
old and they are just a
beautiful range to visit.
8.The Rocky Mountain National Park is found in Colorado. The
wooded forests are beautiful as well as the mountain Tundra also.
Fishing, climbing and
camping are very popular
activities that can be done.
7.The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a UNESCO world
heritage Site as well as a national park of the United States of America.
The park is certainly one of thebiggest tourist attractions in this partof the country and does attract over10 million visitors each year.
6.The great American National Park, the Canyonlands, is found in Utah.
The Canyonlands Park is divided into
four sections. Each one is very
unique as they all have their very
own characteristics and features that
allow each of them to stand out
dramatically from the others.
The Denali National Park and Preserve can be found in Alaska.
Inside the park, Mount McKinley which is the biggest or rather, the
largest mountain in North America today.
There are many different species of animals found in
the park including gray wolves, bears, moose,
beavers, lynxes, martens and others.
4 The American State of Maine is the location of the
Acadia National Park.
This Park does have many different
species of wild life including bobcat,
squirrels, bears, foxes, coyotes,
deer and other species.
3.Yosemite National Park is a large national park within America, found
in California and was considered to be a World Heritage Site in 1984.
Over 250 species can
be found within the
Yosemite National Park
which is truly amazing.
2.Yellowstone National Park is known for its vast wildlife
as well as the many amazing landscapes.
The Yellowstone Caldera
actually covers most of the land
area of Yellowstone. This is from
the rocks from the volcano as
well as the lava ﬂow which also
comes during the eruptions.
1.The Grand Canyon National Park is only the 15th oldest
national park in the world and can be found in Arizona.
The Grand Canyon is
considered to be one of
the seven natural
wonders of the world.
There are 6,555 National parks in the world.
The United States has 59 of them.
There have been organizations which have been set up
to speciﬁcally protect the parks such as National Park
Service of Federal government of the United States.