50 best National Parks for photographers (and what to photograph)

Best National Parks for photographers in the UK: Peak District

Best National Parks for photographers in the United States

Best National Parks for photographers in the United States: Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon, Arizona
A mile deep, ten miles across and 277 miles long, the Grand Canyon was carved by the Colorado River over millennia, and is famed for its spectacular desert scenery.

 

Best National Parks for photographers in the United States: Yellowstone

Yellowstone, Wyoming
The world’s first national park is famed for its geysers, hot springs and mudpots, as well as for wildlife including grizzly bears and elk.

 

Best National Parks for photographers in the United States: Glacier National Park

Glacier, Montana
On the Canadian border, this Rocky Mountains park has more than 130 lakes, and is home to thousands of plant and hundreds of animal species.

Everglades, Florida
This network of wetlands and forests is home to 36 protected species, including the Florida panther and American crocodile.

Bryce Canyon, Utah
Famed for its hoodoos, distinctive geological structures formed by weathering and stream erosion of the sedimentary rocks.

 

Best National Parks for photographers in the United States: Death Valley California

Death Valley, California/Nevada
The hottest and driest place in North America, this harsh desert landscape is nevertheless home to many species of animals and plants.

Denali, Alaska
Centred around the highest mountain in North America, Denali’s landscape is a mix of forest, tundra, glaciers and rock.

 

Best National Parks for photographers in the United States: Hawaii volcanoes

Hawaii Volcanoes
This dramatic landscape encompasses two active volcanoes: Kilauea, one of the world’s most active, and Mauna Loa.

Yosemite, California
The seven-mile valley is famed for the El Capitan and Half Dome rock formations, plunging waterfalls and ancient Sequoias.

 

Best National Parks for photographers in the United States: Carlsbad Caverns

Carlsbad Caverns, New Mexico
The subterranean park is notable for the Big Room, a limestone cave chamber 1,220m long, 191m wide, and 78m high at its highest point.

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