how many (US) national parks have you been to?

ann sanfedele annsan at nyc.rr.com
Fri Oct 2 15:50:09 EDT 2009


ah ha -

for you counters -  I found a list googling that showed National 
parks... I think, Scott, you are counting some
they call "historical Monuments" etc...

The Blue Ridge isn't a National Park, nor is the WHite House...

Here are all 58 by date created
http://tinyurl.com/y92recv

Here is my list in alpha order:
1. Acadia National Park
2. Arches National Park
3. Badlands National Park
4. Big Bend National Park
5. Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park
6. Bryce Canyon National Park
7. Canyonlands National Park
8. Capitol Reef National Park
9. Carlsbad Caverns National Park
10. Crater Lake National Park
11. Death Valley National Park
12. Denali National Park
13. Everglades National Park
14. Glacier Bay National Park (from a ferry)
15. Glacier National Park
16. Grand Canyon National Park
17. Grand Teton National Park
18. Great Smoky Mountains National Park
19. Guadalupe Mountains National Park
20. Hot Springs National Park
21. Isle Royale National Park
22. Joshua Tree National Park
23. Kings Canyon National Park
24. Lassen Volcanic National Park
25. Mammoth Cave National Park
26. Mesa Verde National Park
27. Mount Rainier National Park
28. North Cascades National Park
29. Olympic National Park
30. Petrified Forest National Park
31. Redwood National Park
32. Rocky Mountain National Park
33. Saguaro National Park
34. Shenandoah National Park
35. Theodore Roosevelt National Park
36. Wind Cave National Park  (pretty sure)
37. Wrangell Saint Elias National Park
38. Yellowstone National Park
39. Yosemite National Park
40. Zion National Park



Scott Loveless wrote:

>On 10/2/09, ann sanfedele <annsan at nyc.rr.com> wrote:
>  
>
>> I checked off  40 of the reported 58 though I think there might be more
>>that I visited before they were made into parks.
>>    
>>
>
>The National Park service maintains more than just the 58 "parks".  I
>guess when you're making a TV show, you have to have limits.  Here's
>my list:
>
>Jefferson Expansion
>Ulysses S. Grant Historical Site
>Ozark Scenic Riverways
>Wilson's Creek
>Pea Ridge
>Hot Springs
>White Sands
>Florissant Fossil Beds
>Blue Ridge Parkway
>Wright Brothers Memorial
>Little bits of the Appalachian Trail
>Antietam
>Gettysburg
>The memorials on the National Mall
>Smithsonian
>The White House
>
>I think that's about it.
>
>  
>






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