Most Visited U.S. National Parks

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 · Overall, more than 330 million people visited U.S. national parks in 2016, a record. Visits were bolstered by the improving economy, cheap gas and marketing campaigns for the National.

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The most-visited of all American national parks, Great Smoky Mountains National Park straddles the boundaries of North Carolina and Tennessee and offers breathtaking scenery and wildlife viewing as well as remnants of Southern Appalachian mountain culture.

Great Smoky Mountains National Park. With nearly 9.4 million visitors, Great Smoky Mountains National Park was the most visited national park in 2013. The Cades Cove Loop Road and Newfound Gap Road are the most popular areas of this park that straddles the border between Tennessee and North Carolina, and there are also opportunities for fishing, horseback riding and even hayrides.

Yellowstone National Park, established by the U.S. Congress as a national park on March 1, 1872 , is located primarily in the U.S. state of Wyoming, though it also extends into Montana and Idaho. The park was the first of its kind, and is known for its wildlife and its many geothermal features, especially Old Faithful Geyser, one of the most.

1. Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Number of Visitors: 11,312,786 America’s most-visited national park, which saw a staggering 11.3 million visitors in 2016, straddles the border between North Carolina and Tennessee, and is abundant with plant and animal life, scenic hiking trails and Appalachian mountain culture.

National parks are a subset of all National Park System units that includes only those sites designated as national parks (excludes national monuments, national recreation areas, etc). 2018 recreation visit totals and rankings are displayed on the right side of the graph; rankings and total recreation visits of the same NPS units in 2017 are shown on the left.

#9 Acadia National Park. The only park in the 10 most visited National Parks that is situated on the East Coast of the United States, Acadia National Park is a jewel in the National Park’s crown. From the rocky coastline seen in the iconic Acadia photos to its forests and mountains, there’s something for everyone.

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This statistic shows the most visited national parks in the United States in 2018. With 11.42 million recreational park visits in 2018, the Golden Gate National Recreation Area was the most.

Although Lake Clark National Park is one of the least visited parks in the U.S., according to Irish, it’s an iconic Alaska experience few know of that Irish says you won’t want to miss. Once.