The district of columbia or washington d c is the capital of the united states. Here is the list of 62 national parks by state in alphabetical order for quick reference.
Gates of the arctic national park alaska.
List of us national parks by state. Glacier bay national park alaska. Denali national park alaska. Has no major national parks however you ll find the following park units there.
Grant in 1872 followed by mackinac national park in 1875. Nearly 100 percent of the park s lights are night. Click here to learn more about the national parks of alaska.
Walker founded a bank and served as its president. 31 have been elevated to national park status. Here is the official list of national parks by state.
Kenai fjords national park alaska. Katmai national park alaska. She used her bank to provide economic empowerment to women.
The united states has 62 protected areas known as national parks that are operated by the national park service an agency of the department of the interior national parks must be established by an act of the united states congress a bill creating the first national park yellowstone was signed into law by president ulysses s. Us national parks by state. As of december 20 2019 there are now 61 us national park sites.
Kobuk valley national park alaska. While 199 national monuments have been created only 128 exist today. California 8 channel islands.
Big bend national park. Arizona 3 grand canyon. Bryce canyon national park.
Belmont paul women s equality national monument. Carlsbad caverns national park. Capitol reef national park.
Black canyon of the gunnison national park. Kobuk valley national park. National park of american samoa american samoa.
California alaska utah and colorado are examples of states with 2 or more national parks. Gates of the arctic national park. Here is a complete list of national monuments in the united states.
Lake clark national park alaska. Elias national park alaska. Eleanor roosevelt participated in the league of women voters women s trade union league and her state s political party s committee.
African american civil war memorial. List of national parks by state. List of national parks by state.
Kenai fjords national park. White sands national monument has been reclassified as a national park. Of the other 71 national monuments.
6 were incorporated into existing national parks. Gates of the arctic. Gates of the arctic.
Visit these states if your purpose is to visit as many national parks in the country as possible. 10 were converted to national historic parks. Lake clark national park.
The state of alaska has 8 national parks. Glacier bay national park.