10 Stunning National Parks in the US

Have you ever felt the desire to switch out your annual beach vacation for something completely different? Yes, Cancun is a beautiful place but it is going to be there next time you are in need of a relaxing “identical-to-last-year-vacation too. Is your precious free time really going to be spent visiting the same place over and over again? For a real change of scenery, we recommend the great, beautiful, outdoors. More specifically, 10 Stunning U.S. national parks!

Yes, your first thought is probably that it is just too physically demanding or simply too “wild” to be spending your time away from work relaxing. Sure, there are a lot of visitors camping in the wilderness for days. That doesn’t have to be you. After all, this is 2018! Technology is all around us, if you do your homework most places have really unique food, culture and / or alcohol nearby big national parks. There’s also no longer necessary to camp to explore the great outdoors. If you are familiar with AirBnB.com and do a quick search nearby any major national park or national forest, you will quickly learn that there are almost always places to rent nearby. Without further ado, here are 10 Stunning National Parks to visit in the US.

  1. Yosemite, CA
  1. Grand Canyon, AZ
  1. Denali, AL
  1. Arches, UT
  1. Glacier, MT
  1. Zion, UT
  1. Theodore Roosevelt, ND
  1. Yellowstone, WY
  1. Rocky Mountain, CO
  1. Great Smokey Mountains, NC/TN

There you have it! 10 Stunning National Parks in the U.S with plenty of beautiful wilderness and stunning views.  

All national parks listed in this post are locations where there is lodging available for the newbie hiker / explorer. This means a quick and easy google search or AirBnB.com search should be enough to locate a place to spend the nights in case camping isn’t your thing. 

 

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