Special Report

The Most Visited US National Parks in 2020

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53. Denali
> Recreation visits in 2020: 54,850
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2020: 0.1%
> Recreation visits in 2015: 560,757 — #35 out of 63
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2015: 0.7%
> 5-year change in visits: -90.2%

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52. Kenai Fjords
> Recreation visits in 2020: 115,882
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2020: 0.2%
> Recreation visits in 2015: 296,697 — #48 out of 63
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2015: 0.4%
> 5-year change in visits: -60.9%

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51. Congaree
> Recreation visits in 2020: 119,306
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2020: 0.2%
> Recreation visits in 2015: 87,513 — #54 out of 63
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2015: 0.1%
> 5-year change in visits: 36.3%

50. Great Basin
> Recreation visits in 2020: 120,248
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2020: 0.2%
> Recreation visits in 2015: 116,123 — #53 out of 63
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2015: 0.1%
> 5-year change in visits: 3.6%

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49. Guadalupe Mountains
> Recreation visits in 2020: 151,256
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2020: 0.2%
> Recreation visits in 2015: 169,535 — #52 out of 63
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2015: 0.2%
> 5-year change in visits: -10.8%

48. Pinnacles
> Recreation visits in 2020: 165,740
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2020: 0.2%
> Recreation visits in 2015: 206,533 — #51 out of 63
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2015: 0.3%
> 5-year change in visits: -19.8%

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47. Channel Islands
> Recreation visits in 2020: 167,290
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2020: 0.2%
> Recreation visits in 2015: 324,816 — #46 out of 63
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2015: 0.4%
> 5-year change in visits: -48.5%

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46. Virgin Islands
> Recreation visits in 2020: 167,540
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2020: 0.2%
> Recreation visits in 2015: 438,372 — #44 out of 63
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2015: 0.6%
> 5-year change in visits: -61.8%

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45. Carlsbad Caverns
> Recreation visits in 2020: 183,835
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2020: 0.3%
> Recreation visits in 2015: 445,720 — #43 out of 63
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2015: 0.6%
> 5-year change in visits: -58.8%

44. Voyageurs
> Recreation visits in 2020: 263,091
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2020: 0.4%
> Recreation visits in 2015: 238,313 — #49 out of 63
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2015: 0.3%
> 5-year change in visits: 10.4%