Special Report

Most Popular States for National Park Visits

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5. Florida
> Total visits to parks in state: 13,442,112
> Most visited park: Gulf Islands National Seashore (4,386,253 visits)
> State population: 21,538,187

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4. Utah
> Total visits to parks in state: 14,796,738
> Most visited park: Zion National Park (5,039,835 visits)
> State population: 3,271,616

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3. North Carolina
> Total visits to parks in state: 20,983,351
> Most visited park: Blue Ridge Parkway (9,887,851 visits)
> State population: 10,439,338

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2. Virginia
> Total visits to parks in state: 22,233,319
> Most visited park: George Washington Memorial Parkway (6,821,179 visits)
> State population: 8,631,393

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1. California
> Total visits to parks in state: 35,099,250
> Most visited park: Golden Gate National Recreation Area (13,712,614 visits)
> State population: 39,538,223

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