The Most Visited National Parks in the US

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33. Biscayne, Florida
> Recreational visits, 2021: 705,655 (or 0.76% of all NP visits)
> Known for: Shipwrecks, dive sites, and the Boca Chita Lighthouse

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32. Wind Cave, South Dakota
> Recreational visits, 2021: 709,001 (or 0.77% of all NP visits)
> Known for: The Wind Cave, one of the longest and most complex caves in the world

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31. White Sands, New Mexico
> Recreational visits, 2021: 782,469 (or 0.85% of all NP visits)
> Known for: Its glistening white sand dunes composed of gypsum crystals, making up the world’s largest gypsum dunefield (275 square miles of desert)

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30. Theodore Roosevelt, North Dakota
> Recreational visits, 2021: 796,085 (or 0.86% of all NP visits)
> Known for: The colorful Painted Canyon and the Maltese Cross Cabin, where President Roosevelt once lived

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29. Haleakala, Hawaii
> Recreational visits, 2021: 853,181 (or 0.92% of all NP visits)
> Known for: The dormant Haleakalā Volcano and endangered Hawaiian geese

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28. Canyonlands, Utah
> Recreational visits, 2021: 911,594 (or 0.99% of all NP visits)
> Known for: Dramatic canyons and buttes carved by the Colorado River and its tributaries

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27. Everglades, Florida
> Recreational visits, 2021: 942,130 (or 1.02% of all NP visits)
> Known for: The park comprises 1.5-million-acre wetlands

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26. Sequoia, California
> Recreational visits, 2021: 1,059,548 (or 1.15% of all NP visits)
> Known for: The General Sherman Tree, the largest tree in the world (by volume)

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25. Saguaro, Arizona
> Recreational visits, 2021: 1,079,786 (or 1.17% of all NP visits)
> Known for: Being home to America’s largest cacti, and having majestic desert sunsets

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24. Gateway Arch, Missouri
> Recreational visits, 2021: 1,145,081 (or 1.24% of all NP visits)
> Known for: The park is a memorial to Thomas Jefferson’s role in opening the West

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