The Great Outdoors: What Was The Most Popular National Park In 2020

The National Park Service has revealed its most popular sites last year.

Blue Ridge Parkway, which spans 469 miles through parts of Virginia and North Carolina, snagged the number one spot, with over 14 million visitors.

Golden Gate National Recreation Area came in second, with 12.4 million visitors.

Great Smoky Mountains National Park was a close third, with 12.1 million visitors.

What’s a special memory you have at a national park – maybe an engagement, wild encounter with an animal, or something funny that happened?

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