National Park Summary

Below is a list of the National Parks in the United States, along with when I visited the park.

Name

Location

Date formed

When Visited

Acadia Maine

February 26, 1919

July 2010

American Samoa American Samoa

October 31, 1988

Arches Utah

November 12, 1971

March 2012

Badlands South Dakota

November 10, 1978

July 2012

Big Bend Texas

June 12, 1944

January 2013

Biscayne Florida

June 28, 1980

 November 2016
Black Canyon of the Gunnison Colorado

October 21, 1999

March 2012

Bryce Canyon Utah

February 25, 1928

March 2014

Canyonlands Utah

September 12, 1964

March 2012

Capitol Reef Utah

December 18, 1971

March 2012

Carlsbad Caverns New Mexico

May 14, 1930

Channel Islands California

March 5, 1980

Congaree South Carolina

November 10, 2003

Crater Lake Oregon

May 22, 1902

Cuyahoga Valley Ohio

October 11, 2000

March 2012

Death Valley California, Nevada

October 31, 1994

 March 2013
Denali Alaska

February 26, 1917

 August 2016
Dry Tortugas Florida

October 26, 1992

Everglades Florida

May 30, 1934

 November 2016
Gates of the Arctic Alaska

December 2, 1980

Glacier Montana

May 11, 1910

Glacier Bay Alaska

December 2, 1980

June 1995*

Grand Canyon Arizona

February 26, 1919

Grand Teton Wyoming

February 26, 1929

July 2009*
June 2015

Great Basin Nevada

October 27, 1986

Great Sand Dunes Colorado

September 13, 2004

March 2012

Great Smoky Mountains North Carolina, Tennessee

June 15, 1934

Guadalupe Mountains Texas

October 15, 1966

Haleakalā Hawaii

August 1, 1916

February 2000*
February 2015

Hawaii Volcanoes Hawaii

August 1, 1916

 February 2015
Hot Springs Arkansas

March 4, 1921

December 2012

Isle Royale Michigan

March 3, 1931

 August 2014
Joshua Tree California

October 31, 1994

 March 2013
Katmai Alaska

December 2, 1980

Kenai Fjords Alaska

December 2, 1980

 August 2016
Kings Canyon California

March 4, 1940

Kobuk Valley Alaska

December 2, 1980

Lake Clark Alaska

December 2, 1980

Lassen Volcanic California

August 9, 1916

Mammoth Cave Kentucky

July 1, 1941

Mesa Verde Colorado

June 29, 1906

Mount Rainier Washington

March 2, 1899

August 2013

North Cascades Washington

October 2, 1968

Olympic Washington

June 29, 1938

Petrified Forest Arizona

December 9, 1962

Pinnacles California

January 10, 2013

Redwood California

October 2, 1968

Rocky Mountain Colorado

January 26, 1915

November 2002
July 2008
July 2009
March 2012

Saguaro Arizona

October 14, 1994

Sequoia California

September 25, 1890

Shenandoah Virginia

May 22, 1926

Theodore Roosevelt North Dakota

November 10, 1978

July 2012

Virgin Islands United States Virgin Islands

August 2, 1956

Voyageurs Minnesota

January 8, 1971

August 2014

Wind Cave South Dakota

January 9, 1903

July 2012

Wrangell –St. Elias Alaska

December 2, 1980

Yellowstone Wyoming, Montana, Idaho

March 1, 1872

July 2009*
June 2015

Yosemite California

October 1, 1890

 October 2015
Zion Utah

November 19, 1919

 March 2014

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