Instagrammable National Parks

The 7 Most Instagrammable National Parks In America

Looking to add some adventure snaps to your ‘gram? With over 60 National Parks in the USA to explore, it can be hard to know which ones are the most Instagrammable National Parks in America. Whether you want deep canyons, glaciers, lakes or mountains, there’s a park for all photo backdrops.

Get out exploring and take some beautiful photographs along the way. The perfect day trip for hiking and posing. What better activities are there, right?

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1. Rocky Mountain National Park – Colorado

Rocky Mountain National Park is one of the most visited national parks in the country. With majestic peaks in every direction, it’s a great photo opportunity. Wear some brightly coloured clothing to stand out from the fresh white snow.

2. Yellowstone National Park – Wyoming

Be sure to snap some pics of Morning Glory pool here. A hot spring in the Yellowstone Upper Geyser Basin that’s a kaleidoscope of colours. It looks different every time you see it – so pretty.

3. Great Smoky Mountains National Park – North Carolina and Tennessee

Must-photograph spot here? 100% Clingmans Dome! This is a mountain in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee which is the highest mountain in the Smokies, and the highest point along the Appalachian Trail.

4. Yosemite National Park – California

Home to Half Dome, El Capitan and Yosemite Falls, and some of the world’s biggest and oldest trees, this iconic national park is a must-see. There’s plenty of scenic hiking trails and climbing routes for action shots.

5. Grand Canyon National Park – Arizona

Does this need any explanation? It’s easily Arizona’s best known landmark—a natural wonder you must see to believe. This will always be considered one of the most Instagrammable National Parks in America.

Instagrammable National Parks

6. Zion National Park – Utah

With super steep red cliffs banking down to the clear waters, the natural landscape couldn’t be any prettier if it tried. The vivid red rocks make for an amazing Instagram shot. Sunset here is a must-see.

Instagrammable National Parks

7. Arches National Park – Utah

A dramatic rocky landscape that blends with the desert. When the sun is at its brightest, there’s some wonderful photo opportunities. You’ll soon agree it’s one of the best national parks in America.

Instagrammable National Parks

Sarah Clayton-Lea

Co-founder of Big 7 Travel, Sarah created the company through her passion for championing the world's best food and travel experiences. Before her career in digital media, where she previously held roles such as Editor of Food&Wine Ireland, Sarah worked in the hospitality industry in Dublin and New York.

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