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Top Five National Parks Less-Traveled

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Not a People Person?
Hiker sitting on a ledge. Appalachian Trail, Virginia.

Ah, sweet solitude.

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Visiting the nation’s most cherished lands sometimes comes at the cost of crowded attractions, long waits, and even overbooked campgrounds. And while Grand Canyon and Yellowstone will continue to draw the crowd, and rightly so, there are plenty of national parks that are less traveled. The benefit of these parks? Just as many stunning attractions, without the crowds.

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