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U.S. National Parks East

John Gattuso

U.S. National Parks East

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Published by Apa Productions .
Written in English


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Number of Pages337
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Open LibraryOL7467690M
ISBN 100395733871
ISBN 109780395733875
OCLC/WorldCa33247712

22 Day Self Drive Tour. Explore New York, Philadelphia, Washington,DC, Saint Louis, Oklahoma City, Albuquerque, Las Vegas, Los Angeles & more. “The Explorer Kit” containing detailed route descriptions with recommendations on where to stop and what to see. Choose your own departure time and how long to stay in each city. See it on a map: George Parks Hwy., Denali Park AK U.S.A. For more information: click here Book your hotel near Denali National Park with 4. Everglades National Park. As the largest subtropical wilderness and the third largest national park in the United States, Everglades National Park is in a league of its own. Head east out of the park via the Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway (Hwy. 9); turn north onto U.S. 89 and east onto Highway 12 to reach Bryce Canyon National Park (84 miles from Zion). Park the car and spend the day riding the park shuttle to vista points and exploring hoodoos from trailheads along the road.   When President Ulysses S. Grant signed Yellowstone into law as America’s first-ever national park, it set in motion one of the country's greatest movements—the protection and conservation of its most beautiful and vulnerable natural landscapes. While seeing every one of America's 62 parks could take a lifetime, there are some you simply have to experience at least once in yours. Here,


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