As the world rose with the innovations, Americans also were participated in that. The interest in the environment was lost when they had involved in producing new inventions. Unfortunately, at the time, any attempt at new discoveries was somewhat high than protecting nature. But all are not the same. Some came forward and depicted the importance of protecting wildlife. With the help of them, now there are plenty of national parks in the USA. Later, Americans have been thinking that the national parks are making their country great. We have listed five best national parks in USA to visit according to our thoughts.

1) Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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The Great Smoky Mountains national park has been the most visited USA national park for many years. People visit this place about three times than the famous Yosemite, and it is a considerable amount. 

Places like Cades Cove in the park not only offers you to explore picturesque mountain ranges, lawn grounds, and light-green trees but also some historical churches and cabins.

Besides, millions of years old smoky mountain range, thousands of miles of trails, 2000+ miles of streams make this park a popular destination for visitors from all over the world.

2) Yellowstone National Park

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 When reminding national parks in the USA, Yellowstone Park should describe it because it contains the world's largest number of geysers. But there is an indeterminate volcano in the park, so it has some risk when visiting it.

Authorities decided to name it a national park when they had seen some artworks of an artist. After it was established as a national park, it has been popular among travelers and research enthusiasts. Yellowstone Park is a good place for research enthusiasts as there is a site called Obsidian Cliff, where ancient stone tools used in ancient times can be found in the ground.

3) Grand Canyon National Park

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Grand Canyon park is one of the top national parks in the USA not only because having one of the deepest canyons in the world but also from having a visitor-friendly background. Grand Canyon Village has been offering lodges as well as great views of the park for the visitors.

The visitor center in the park has been providing an important history about the Grand Canyon Park. Besides, the outstanding Indian Watchtower, which Mary Jane Colter designed, and the horseshoe-shaped standpoint that made from the glass, are increasing the park's evaluability.

4) Yosemite National Park

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Yosemite park was a paradise for sheep. In fact, when the park was established, it had been destroyed for many years. John Moore informed the authorities when he had seen the destruction. Fortunately, the officers took the attention and actions to protect the park while the sheep in that area were ruining it. The park started to extend its beauty when it had not been destroying by the sheep anymore. 

Yosemite is a paradise of lakes that have enchanting beauty. Anyone who comes to Yosemite should see the Half Dome's reflection from the Mirror Lake, which is mind-blowing. There are camping sites in the park, but there are wandering bears who can come to camping sites as there are well-opened with the park. So in our best national parks in the USA list, Yosemite remains in some danger.

5) Sequoia National Park

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Surprisingly, it is a combination of two parks. However, before both parks were combined, that there were two near national parks, which are Sequoia National Park and Kings Canyon National Park. Both parks were connected in the war times and have been maintaining as a single national park with the name of Sequoia National Park. So, the enthusiasts interested in national parks in the USA can come there and go home after having two parks.

The most massive tree on this earth, the General Sherman tree, can be found in this park, as well as few other giant trees. At some points, when you are wandering in the park, you can see the Sierra Nevada Mountains, which borders the park.