11 National Parks On The EAST COAST

Often overlooked, the east coast has National Parks brimming with natural beauty and adventure.

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Located 15 miles offshore from Miami, Florida

Biscayne National Park 

Located in the Gulf of Mexico. 100-square-mile park comprising seven small islands on the open water.

Dry Tortugas National Park 

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Located in south Florida, it is a 100 miles-long and 60 miles-wide slow-moving river of grass.

9

Everglades National Park 

Located in South Carolina, the most significant intact stretch of old-growth floodplain hardwood forest in the southeastern United States.

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Congaree National Park 

Located in Tennessee and North Carolina, America’s most visited national park.

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park 

Located in Kentucky, it has  the world’s longest cave system.

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Mammoth Cave National Park 

Located in West Virginia, America’s newest national park, established in December 2020.

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New River Gorge National Park 

Located in Virginia, is one of America’s best scenic drives. Covers 105 miles, the park’s entire length.

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Shenandoah National Park 

Wind and waves from Lake Michigan formed unique habitats along 15 miles of the Indiana coastline to explore.

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Indiana Dunes National Park 

Located in Ohio, you can take a relaxing train ride through forests, wetlands, and sections of the Ohio and Erie Canal.

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Cuyahoga Valley National Park 

Located in Maine, you can take a three-mile drive on Cadillac Summit Road to ascend the mountain.

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Acadia National Park 

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