The United States has 62 protected areas known as national parks. They are operated by the National Park Service. 

The national parks have much to offer in the way of outdoor activities, and sheer natural beauty. 

Click through on each of the parks listed below for full details of what each national park has to offer.

You will find everything from campground information to maps, directions, stunning images and more.

Channel Islands National Park, California Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions While the mainland visitor center in Ventura is readily accessible by car or public transportation, the islands are only accessible by park concessionaire boats and planes or private boat. Advanced planning is highly recommended. Phone (805) 658-5730 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING, SWIMMING, DIVING, SNORKELING

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Gateway Arch National Park, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions For directions click on the provided link Phone (314) 655-1600 Campground Reservations Missouri Campgrounds Hiking Trails Missouri Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Missouri Recreation Areas | Gateway Arch National Park Official Website | Gateway Arch National Park Map The Gateway Arch reflects St. Louis’ role in the Westward Expansion

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Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Grand Teton National Park is located in northwestern Wyoming north of the town of Jackson, Wyoming and south of Yellowstone National Park. Phone (307) 739-3399 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CLIMBING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING, HORSE CAMPING Campground

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Zion National Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Zion National Park is located on State Route 9 in Springdale, Utah. Phone (435) 772-3256 Activities BIKING, CLIMBING, CAMPING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds | WATCHMAN CAMPGROUND | SOUTH CAMPGROUND (UT) Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas | Zion National Park Official

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