10 Largest National Parks of America

Established to protect diverse and yet unique landscapes, as well as to maintain the ecological balance, with the oldest national park being Yellowstone National Park, USA has 62 National Parks.

Here we bring you some of the largest National Parks of America.

Location: Chugach Census Area, Copper River Census Area, Southeast Fairbanks Census Area and Yakutat City and Borough, Alaska, United Statesacres

#1 Wrangell–St. Elias National Park and Preserve

Location: Bettles, Alaska Nearest City: Bettles, Alaska Area:  8,472,506 acres (34,287.02 km2)

 #2 Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserv

LName:  Denali National Park and Preserve Location:  Denali Borough and Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska, United States Nearest City:  Healy Area: 4,740,911 acres (19,185.79 km2) (park) and 1,304,242 acres (5,278.08 km2) (preserve)

# 3 Denali National Park and Preserve

Location:  Lake and Peninsula, Kodiak Island, Kenai Peninsula, and Bristol Bay boroughs, Alaska, United States Nearest City:  King Salmon, Arkansas Area:  4,093,077 acres (16,564.09 km2

#4 Katmai National Park & Preserve

Location: California and Nevada, United States Nearest City: Lone Pine, California & Beatty, Nevada Area: 3,373,063 acres (13,650.30 km2

 #5 Death Valley National Park

Location:  Hoonah-Angoon Census Area and Yakutat City and Borough, Alaska, United States Nearest City: Juneau Area: 3,223,384 acres (13,044.57 km2)

 # 6 Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve

Location: Lake and Peninsula Borough, Kenai Peninsula Borough, Bethel Census Area, and Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska, USA Nearest City: Anchorage, Alaska Area: 4,030,015 acres (16,308.89 km2)

#7 Lake Clark National Park and Preserve

Location: Park County, Wyoming; Teton County, Wyoming: Gallatin County, Montana; Park County, Montana; Fremont County, Idaho Nearest Town: West Yellowstone, Montana Area: 2,219,791 acres (8,983.18 km2

 #8 Yellowstone National Park

Location:  Northwest Arctic Borough, Alaska, USA Nearest City: Kotzebue Area: 1,750,716 acres (7,084.90 km2

# 9  Kobuk Valley

Location: Miami-Dade, Monroe, & Collier counties, Florida, United States Nearest City: Florida City & Everglades City Area: 1,508,578 acres (6,105 km²)

#10 Everglades National Park

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