The United States boasts 59 stunning national parks, all of which are overseen by the National Park System. With the advanced conservation practices of the NPS, the national parks in the US are arguably some of the best protected in the world. So how does one select which of these pristine protected areas to visit? Our North America specialists have selected the five national parks that you mustn't miss.
Zion National Park
The magnificent Zion National Park, with its red sandstone spires and colourful strata is the ultimate canyon country. With hundreds of miles of world class hiking and an array of scenic drives, Zion is an adventurer’s playground. From naturally carved arches, to turquoise blue pools and cascading waterfalls, the magnificent scenery of the park and its unique ecosystem are a fantastic showcase of natural beauty.