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Acadia National Park
Acadia boasts a mix of evergreens and hardwood trees that commands attention and will satisfy the yearnings of even the most discerning of leaf peepers. Visitors to Acadia National Park in northern Maine often comment about the striking contrast that can be seen between the vivid fall colors of the flaming hardwoods against the backdrop of the dark green coniferous forests and the blue-green waters of the Atlantic Ocean.
Grand Teton National Park
Rising above a scene rich with extraordinary wildlife, pristine lakes, and alpine terrain, the Teton Range stands monument to the people who fought to protect it. These are mountains of the imagination. Mountains that led to the creation of Grand Teton National Park where you can explore over two hundred miles of trails, float the Snake River or enjoy the serenity of this remarkable place.
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
“The Land of Blue Mist” is the largest national park east of the Rockies. Its peaks are thought to be some of the oldest in the world, and it is the Salamander Capital of the World.
Olympic National Park
Olympic National Park is a land of beauty and variety. A day’s exploration can take you from breathtaking mountain vistas with meadows of wildflowers to colorful ocean tidepools. Nestled in the valleys are some of the largest remnants of ancient forests left in the country. Olympic is like many magical parks in one.
Yellowstone National Park
Yellowstone National Park is one America’s most iconic parks and features treasures like Old Faithful, bison hers, and Lower Falls. It covers nearly 3,500 square miles in northwest Wyoming although small portions of the park can also be found in Montana and Idaho.