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Here's Why You Must Visit These 10 National Parks

On August 25, the National Park Service will celebrate a hundred years of managing and protecting the United States' National Park System, which also includes national monuments, recreation areas, and other protected landscapes. But parks are more than history. They are living places that have inspired countless artists, activists, innovators, and explorers.   National Geographic Adventure asked 11 luminaries in the outdoor scene about their favorite national parks, why people should add them to their bucket lists, and how these cherished places continue to form an essential part of the American experience.

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