A celebration of the beauty, history, and culture of America's National Parks
The USA's national parks truly are places of wonder: staggering landscapes of jaw-dropping dimensions and incredible diversity where you can stand on the very edge of civilization. They are the earth's breathing spaces; precious places to conserve nature and wildlife for future generations. And they are playgrounds filled with countless places to hike, camp, climb, swim, and paddle, where you and your family can create lifelong memories of freedom and wide-open spaces.
USA National Parks: Lands of Wonder is a celebration of these magnificent parks - packed with beautiful photography and inspiring ideas for your next adventure, whether you want to be alone amid the vast and haunting wilderness of Alaska's Denali Park or get up close to the teeming tropical wildlife of Florida's Everglades. All 62 national parks are covered, showcasing what makes each one unique, with maps, facts and figures, things to do, and when and where to experience it at its best.
From the Publisher
Rust-red canyons, snowcapped peaks, silent forests, tropical wetlands — America’s national parks are truly astonishing, and they’re yours to roam. Discover the heritage of these ancient lands and find out what makes each of the 62 parks unique.
USA National Parks brings each park to life — from the Grand Canyon's iconic, river-carved landscape, to the Everglades' abundant swamps, marshes and flamingos, to the lesser-known, but equally inspiring greenery of Isle Royale.
Perfect for national park aficionados, gift givers, and outdoor novices alike, this book is a treat for all readers. No matter your need, enjoy a book that looks as at-home on a coffee table as it does at the top of a sprawling mountain.
With gorgeous photography, practical tips, and fascinating background on each park, you’ll find endless inspiration for your next adventure. Whether you’re dreaming about a bucket-list road trip, a world-class hike, or just a little downtime in nature, you’ll find something to fuel your wanderlust.