Great Basin National Park

overview of the great basin national park Nevada sky

Famous for its rugged mountain peaks to vast underground caverns, and groves of ancient bristlecone pines, the Great Basin National Park is located at White Pine County in east-central Nevada, near the Utah border. The Park covers 77, 100 acres that seem to be barren yet is home to various flora and … Read more

Yosemite National Park

Blue sky reflecting on landscape of Yosemite National Park

If you have read the book “The Yosemite” authored by John Muir, he has mentioned that “Everybody needs beauty and bread, places to play in and pray in, where Nature may heal and cheer and give strength to body and soul alike,” This giant California Park still reaches those lofty goals via … Read more

North Cascades National Park

Lake in an alpine region at North Cascades

With glaciated peaks rising from the densely forested valley, the North Cascade Range is situated at the park’s complex. It is often called the American Alps, with steep and rugged peaks, formed from durable granites and related rocks. Tallest peaks rise between 7000 to 9000 feet. Goode Mountain with an elevation of … Read more