Marvel at the Grand Canyon with Lonely Planet’s USA’s National Parks


Lonely Planet’s USA’s National Parks is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. The USA national parks are the very essence of America. these carefully protected natural enclaves reflect every facet of this vast, complex and magnificently diverse country. Marvel at the Grand Canyon, paddle the Everglades, and rock climb in Joshua Tree; all with your trusted travel companion. 

Lonely Planet’s USA’s National Parks

National Parks Top 10

1. Yosemite Valley, Yosemite

2. Going-To-The-Sun Road, Glacier

3. Sunset, Grand Canyon

4. Snake River, Grand Teton

5. Rock Climbing, Joshua Tree

6. Longs Peak, Rocky Mountain

7. The Narrows, Zion

8. Wildlife Watching, Yellowstone

9. Sunrise, Cadillac Mountain, Acadia

10. Bryce Amphitheater, Bryce Canyon

Inside the Lonely Planet’s USA’s National Parks Travel Guide: 

User-friendly highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests

Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots

Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices, emergency information, park seasonality, hiking trail junctions, viewpoints, landscapes, elevations, distances, difficulty levels, and durations

Focused on the best – hikes, drives, and cycling tours

Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, camping, sightseeing, going out, shopping, summer and winter activities, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss

Contextual insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - history, geology, wildlife, and conservation

Over 52 full-color trail and park maps and full-color images throughout 

Useful features - Travel with Children, Clothing and Equipment, and Day and Overnight Hikes

Covers California, The Southwest, Alaska & the Pacific Northwest, Rocky Mountains, Great Lakes & Great Plains, New England & the Mid-Atlantic, The South, Florida, Hawaii

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet’s USA’s National Parks, our most comprehensive guide to these US national parks, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less traveled. 

By, Anita Isalska (Author), Amy C Balfour (Author), Loren Bell (Author), Greg Benchwick (Author), Jade Bremner (Author), Jennifer Rasin Denniston (Author), Michael Grosberg (Author), Bradley Mayhew (Author), Carolyn McCarthy (Author)

Get to the heart of USA’s National Parks and begin your journey now!