National Parks to Visit in September

Bryce Canyon National Park

Year Established: 1928Annual Visitors: 2.10 MillionSize: 35,835 AcresState: Utah Best Time to Visit Bryce Canyon National Park April to October If you are planning to visit more national parks, check out our complete list of all US National Parks here. Best Experiences in Bryce Canyon National Park A Brief History The rows of red, yellow, and orange hoodoos …

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Zion National Park

Year Established: 1919Annual Visitors: 5.04 MillionSize: 147,243 Acres Best Time to Visit Zion National Park March to May, September to October If you are planning to visit more national parks, check out our complete list of all US National Parks. Best Experiences Zion National Park A Brief History In the 1860s, Mormon pioneers found this place so beautiful …

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Grand Canyon National Park

Year Established: 1919Annual Visitors: 4.53 MillionSize: 1.2 Million AcresState: Arizona Best Time to Visit Grand Canyon National Park March to May and September to October Check out other national parks in Arizona: If you are planning to visit more national parks, check out our complete list of all US National Parks here. Best Experiences in Grand Canyon National …

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Rocky Mountain National Park

Year Established: 1915Annual Visitors: 4.43 MillionSize: 265,807 Acres State: Colorado Best Time to Visit Rocky Mountain National Park June to September If you are planning to visit more national parks, check out our complete list of all US National Parks. Best Experiences in Rocky Mountain National Park Emerald Lake Elevation: 10,121 feet To get to Emerald Lake, you’ll …

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Mesa Verde National Park

Year Established: 1906Annual Visitors: 548,000Size: 52,485 AcresState: Colorado Best Time to Visit Mesa Verde National Park June to September If you are planning to visit more national parks, check out our complete list of all US National Parks. Best Experiences in Mesa Verde National Park A Brief History Mesa Verde (“green table”) is the Spanish name for this …

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Yosemite National Park

Year Established: 1890Annual Visitors: 3.29 MillionSize: 761,748 AcresState: California Best Time to Visit Yosemite National Park June to October If you are planning to visit more national parks, check out our complete list of all US National Parks. Best Experiences in Yosemite National Park A Brief History Located in the Sierra Nevadas, Yosemite is a truly magnificent site, …

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Indiana Dunes National Park

Year Established: 2019Annual Visitors: 3.18 MillionSize: 15,349 AcresState: Indiana Best Time to Visit Indiana Dunes National Park March to May, September to November If you are planning to visit more national parks, check out our complete list of all US National Parks. Best Experiences in Indiana Dunes National Park A Brief History As poet Carl Sandburg put it, …

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Gateway Arch National Park

Year Established: 2018Annual Visitors: 1.15 MillionSize: 193 AcresState: Missouri Best Time to Visit Gateway Arch National Park May to October If you are planning to visit more national parks, check out our complete list of all US National Parks. Best Experiences in Gateway Arch National Park A Brief History Gateway is a small urban retreat on the banks …

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Cuyahoga National Park

Year Established: 2000Annual Visitors: 2.58 MillionSize: 32,572 AcresState: Ohio Best Time to Visit Cuyahoga National Park April to May, September-October If you are planning to visit more national parks, check out our complete list of all US National Parks. Best Experiences in Cuyahoga National Park A Brief History The refuge here was made to protect some recreational space …

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Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Year Established: 1978Annual Visitors: 796,000Size: 70,446 Acres State: North Dakota Best Time to Visit Theodore Roosevelt National Park May to September If you are planning to visit more national parks, check out our complete list of all US National Parks. Best Experiences in Theodore Roosevelt National Park A Brief History The weather and wind have sculpted the sedimentary …

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