The Most  Popular  National Parks in America

Today, the country’s 63 national parks contain at least 247 species of endangered or threatened plants and animals, more than 75,000 archaeological sites, and 18,000 miles of trails.

To determine the most popular national parks in the United States, Stacker compiled data from the National Park Service on the number of recreational visits.

#10. Joshua Tree National Park

Keys View in the park offers an incredible view of the Coachella Valley, the San Andreas Fault, and San Jacinto.

#8. Acadia National Park

Granite ridges in the park were formed by glaciers that measured up to 9,000 feet thick, and evidence of their presence is visible throughout the park.

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#6. Grand Canyon National Park

The park encompasses more than 1 million acres and consists of raised plateaus and structural basins.

#4. Rocky Mountain National Park

Sixty mountain peaks measure in at more than 12,000 feet high, making the park a popular destination for hikers.

#2. Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park spans three states: Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming.

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