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National Parks: This Just In

You probably are one of many who call Yosemite National Park a beloved place. Breathtaking is a hackneyed phrase, but bursting into daylight after passing through the last tunnel on Highway 41 and seeing Yosemite Valley below draws audible gasps from first time visitors. Even novice photographers cannot botch a shot of the Half Dome knob along with the gray rocks of the walled valley and the flowing waterfalls.
Less than five percent of crowds touring Yosemite actually see the entire valley park because of the visitor population is so large. Still people are more inclined to withstand the crowds in Yosemite because of its almost vertical nature than they are in parks like Yellowstone and …

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park – A Great Site Outside of Maggie Valley

Maggie Valley is located at the southeastern fringe of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. This park features many different attractions ranging from hundreds of miles of hiking trails to all sorts of different animals and plants. This is an amazing place to visit when in the Maggie Valley area.
The Great Smoky Mountains National Park was formed in 1934 by the United States National Park Service. This area is one that covers a large portion of North Carolina and Tennessee. It starts at the southeastern part near Maggie Valley and moves around the North Carolina and Tennessee state border and ends at the north near Gatlinburg and at the west on Happy Valley in Tennessee. …

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