Editor’s Note: Last January Yahoo Travel and author and contributor Bill Fink named the Nation’s five worst National Parks. Since we have traveled to all of them, we thought we would offer our view of the five best National Parks.
Tax Dollars Well Spent: The Nation’s Best National Parks
We are asked all of the time what our favorite National Park is. We are reluctant to name one. Each National Park is a National Park for a reason. We believe that each one should be measured and enjoyed based on its own merits. Too many different apples and oranges to make an intelligent “favorite” call. With that, we are going to crack and let our readership which ones we consider to be the five best. We do this on the basis of:
1. We have really been to all of them and do not rely upon stock photography to make our decisions.
2. We believe it is more fun to love on things than to hate on them.
3. We collected a huge volume of evidence based on books, interviews and significant personal experience.
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