"USA On the Road... to Natural Parks"




Natural Parks



This part of my websites aims to merge two of my big passions: Natural Parks and Statistics.
I'd like to thank my friends Tuan (Terragalleria), Jekoz ( and Massimo for allowing me to use their photos in several pages of this section.

I tried to present useful data that could hep people to plan their next trip to American Natural Parks. You'll find statistics about:

  • Weather

  • Most and least crowded months

  • Distance from Parks and cities

Resources include:



Here are more info about the sources of the data used in this section





Below you can see a map with all the National parks of the West and on the right hand side a sorted list of the parks.

Map of Parks

  List of Parks

Arches NP, Utah
Badlands NP, South Dakota
Black Canyon of the Gunnison NP, Colorado
Bryce Canyon NP, Utah
Canyonlands NP, Utah
Capitol Reef NP, Utah
Carlsbad Caverns NP, New Mexico
Channel Island NP, California
Crater Lake NP, Oregon
Death Valley NP, California
Glacier NP, Montana
Grand Canyon NP, Arizona
Grand Teton NP, Wyoming
Great Basin NP, Nevada
Great Sand Dunes NP, Colorado
Joshua Tree NP, California
Lassen Volcanic NP, California
Mesa Verde NP, Colorado
Mount Rainier NP, Washington
North Cascades NP, Washington
Olympic NP, Washington
Petrified Forest NP, Arizona
Redwood NP, California
Rocky Mountains NP, Colorado
Saguaro NP, Arizona
Sequoia & Kings Canyon NP, California
Theodore Roosevelt NP, North Dakota
Wind Cave NP, South Dakota
Yellowstone NP, Wyoming
Yosemite NP, California
Zion NP, Utah