U.S. National Parks Checklist

A Complete List of All National Parks in the United States

Acadia, Bryce, Crater Lake and many more – how many national parks have YOU visited? With so many incredible landmarks to learn about scattered across the United States and several territories, it can be difficult to keep track! That’s why we’ve created a handy U.S. National Parks Checklist just for you. Use the below National Parks Checklist to keep a record of your adventures in America’s beloved canyons, forests, mountains and more. 

U.S. National Parks Checklist: A Complete List of All National Parks in the United States

You can also download our printable National Parks Checklist to keep on hand while you’re on the go. It includes plenty of space to record the dates you visit, your travel companions and your favorite memories!

Not sure where to start exploring? Browse our complete collection of National Parks Programs, and start checking these American icons off your list!

A Complete Checklist of All National Parks in the U.S.

  1. Acadia National ParkMaine
  2. American Samoa National ParkAmerican Samoa
  3. Arches National ParkUtah
  4. Badlands National ParkSouth Dakota
  5. Big Bend National ParkTexas
  6. Biscayne National ParkFlorida
  7. Black Canyon of the Gunnison National ParkColorado
  8. Bryce Canyon National ParkUtah
  9. Canyonlands National ParkUtah
  10. Capitol Reef National ParkUtah
  11. Carlsbad Caverns National ParkNew Mexico
  12. Channel Islands National ParkCalifornia
  13. Congaree National ParkSouth Carolina
  14. Crater Lake National ParkOregon
  15. Cuyahoga Valley National ParkOhio
  16. Death Valley National ParkCalifornia & Nevada
  17. Denali National ParkAlaska
  18. Dry Tortugas National ParkFlorida
  19. Everglades National ParkFlorida
  20. Gates of the Arctic National ParkAlaska
  21. Gateway Arch National ParkMissouri
  22. Glacier Bay National ParkAlaska
  23. Glacier National ParkMontana
  24. Grand Canyon National ParkArizona
  25. Grand Teton National ParkWyoming
  26. Great Basin National ParkNevada
  27. Great Sand Dunes National ParkColorado
  28. Great Smoky Mountains National ParkTennessee & North Carolina
  29. Guadalupe Mountains National ParkTexas
  30. Haleakalā National ParkHawaii
  31. Hawai’i Volcanoes National ParkHawaii
  32. Hot Springs National ParkArkansas
  33. Indiana Dunes National ParkIndiana
  34. Isle Royale National ParkMichigan
  35. Joshua Tree National ParkCalifornia
  36. Katmai National ParkAlaska
  37. Kenai Fjords National ParkAlaska
  38. Kings Canyon National ParkCalifornia
  39. Kobuk Valley National ParkAlaska
  40. Lake Clark National ParkAlaska
  41. Lassen Volcanic National ParkCalifornia
  42. Mammoth Cave National ParkKentucky
  43. Mesa Verde National ParkColorado
  44. Mount Rainier National ParkWashington
  45. New River Gorge National Park and Preserve, West Virginia
  46. North Cascades National ParkWashington
  47. Olympic National ParkWashington
  48. Petrified Forest National ParkArizona
  49. Pinnacles National ParkCalifornia
  50. Redwood National ParkCalifornia
  51. Rocky Mountain National ParkColorado
  52. Saguaro National ParkArizona
  53. Sequoia National ParkCalifornia
  54. Shenandoah National ParkVirginia
  55. Theodore Roosevelt National ParkNorth Dakota
  56. Virgin Islands National ParkUnited States Virgin Islands
  57. Voyageurs National ParkMinnesota
  58. White Sands National ParkNew Mexico
  59. Wind Cave National ParkSouth Dakota
  60. Wrangell—St. Elias National ParkAlaska
  61. Yellowstone National ParkWyoming, Montana & Idaho
  62. Yosemite National ParkCalifornia
  63. Zion National ParkUtah
U.S. National Parks Checklist: A Complete List of All National Parks in the United States

Ready to go? Before you set off on your first learning adventure in America’s national parks, make sure to read our travel tips and browse our collection of national parks blogs for insider information from our experts!

About the Author
Hailing from London, England, Alexander Morris studied at The School of Oriental and African Studies in his home city. He began his Road Scholar journey 13 years ago designing small programs in the Midwest, learning a great deal about North America in the course of managing and developing unique programming. In his current position as the Director of Strategy and Program Development, his broader International perspective and knowledge is invaluable as he oversees new Road Scholar programming across the globe. Alex espouses the value of an occasional sabbatical to recharge creative batteries, spending four months sailing the Greek Islands prior to joining Road Scholar and more recently spending a year in Costa Rica.