Geologic Wonders of the National Parks

Grand Canyon National Park

Geologic Wonders of the National Parks

The National Parks preserve spectacular icons of our nation's geologic heritage and contain some of the world's finest examples of geologic phenomena. From glaciers to barrier islands, from volcanoes to dinosaurs, the parks have it all including arches, canyons, caves, mountains and sand dunes.

Here, we present a list of some premier geologic sites in the National Parks. These memorable sites are too big for any museum and too beautiful to miss. We hope that you will be inspired to seek out a personal geologic experience on your next visit to the world's most magnificent rock collection your National Parks.

America's Natural Geologic Wonders

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Featured Park
Rising above a scene rich with extraordinary wildlife, pristine lakes, and alpine terrain, the Teton Range stands monument to the people who fought to protect it. These are mountains of the imagination. Mountains that led to the creation of Grand Teton National Park where you can explore over two hundred miles of trails, float the Snake River or enjoy the serenity of this remarkable place.
Featured Wildlife
The pika is a close relative of the rabbits and hares, with two upper incisors on each side of the jaw, one behind the other. Being rock-gray in color, pikas are seldom seen until their shrill, metallic call reveals their presence.