United States Map National Parks
This Map of the USA features hundred of parks all over the State.
The topography of the country is presented painted relief features.
The scenery of some of the parks protected by the National Park System is highlighted with captivating photo images .
A number of other insets arranged around the map give detail information on seven park sites which include Yellowstone, Acadia, Grand Canyon, Great Smoky Mountains, Everglades, and Zion
This elaborate US National parks Map is designed by National Geographic to draw attention to the variety of natural landscape that the country has to offer.
Details on the map
This unique piece of cartography features 400 National parks and related areas, conserved by the National Park System of the US. The country is represented in vivid green tones on a beige background. Colored relief showing mountain features, intricate river systems and lakes can be easily located on the map. States are demarcated with clear boundaries and captioned with large fonts. Alaska, Aleutian Islands and Hawaii can be located with ease in separate insets. The Map also constitutes several other locators highlighting details of the landscape of seven most visited National Parks in the US. Eight appealing photographs draw attention to the diverse natural wonders that the US has to offer.
The map designs include several insets arranged around the earth toned landmass. The states of Alaska and Hawaii are present in separate locators along with a globe placement of the country. Information on the 7 most visited National park sites is elaborated with a detailed description of the park along with their respective map locator. They include:
Yellowstone National ParkIt is the first National park in the world, established in 1872. It is famous for its geyser known as the ‘Old Faithful’ in Wyoming.
Yosemite National ParkPlaced in central California this site is known for its waterfalls, giant rosewood trees and its wildlife.
Acadia National ParkThe glacier-carved summit, pink granite cliffs, inland lakes and Mount Desert islands are some of the attractions that this park has to offer.
Grand Canyon National ParkThis is one of the most visited natural attractions famous for the wonderful view of the Canyon.
Great Smoky Mountains National ParkThis National Park is known for the 800 miles of multipurpose trails to indulge in hiking, fishing, camping and more.
Everglades National ParkThis Park is known for its vast marshlands and crocodiles
Zion National ParkIt is famous for its unique terrain which has a 15 mile long Zion Canyon’s steep red cliffs.
The globe inset is shown with a curved surface using a grid line displaying one face of the earth along with its continents. The United States is marked with green to indicate its continent placement on the globe.
The map lists out parks in the metropolitan area as well as the popular places which include Hawaii volcanoes, Mount Rushmore, Great sand dune and the Rocky Mountain National Park.
The map brings out the beauty of these National parks with 8 spectacular photo images like the Great sand dunes, Arches National Park, Channel Islands National Park, Gates of the Arctic National Park, Great Smoky Mountains and more.
Map Scale and Size
The map is made on a scale of 1:5,200,000 in 42 x 30 inches dimension.
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|POD Size||42 x 30 inches|
|Publisher Name||National Geographic|