Special Report

The Most Visited US National Parks in 2020

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3. Zion
> Recreation visits in 2020: 3,591,254
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2020: 5.3%
> Recreation visits in 2015: 3,648,846 — #6 out of 63
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2015: 4.5%
> 5-year change in visits: -1.6%

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2. Yellowstone
> Recreation visits in 2020: 3,806,306
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2020: 5.6%
> Recreation visits in 2015: 4,097,710 — #5 out of 63
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2015: 5.1%
> 5-year change in visits: -7.1%

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1. Great Smoky Mountains
> Recreation visits in 2020: 12,095,720
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2020: 17.8%
> Recreation visits in 2015: 10,712,674 — #1 out of 63
> Share of all NP recreation visits in 2015: 13.3%
> 5-year change in visits: 12.9%