The Road Less Traveled; National Parks Worth Seeing

In 2009, more than 285 million people traveled to U.S. national parks. High visitation numbers are great news for the national parks, most of which rely heavily on admissions fees for revenue. But for those of us seeking isolated mountain trails and deserted, wind-swept beaches, masses of fellow park-goers can be a bit of a bummer. Travelers who've trekked the popular trails in some of the most visited national parks -- Yellowstone, the Grand Canyon, Zion -- on a summer Saturday morning have...Full Story
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