Bad, But Pretty?   2 comments

On Friday, Yahoo! released a list of The Nation’s Worst National Parks.”  The National Park Service took some umbrage with any Park being designated “worst” … and released this photo response.

More

Badlands National Park

Congaree National Park

Death Valley National Park

Gates of the Arctic National Park

Wind Cave National Park

 

2 responses to “Bad, But Pretty?

Subscribe to comments with RSS.

  1. I’d have to disagree about Death Valley. I guess if one is not a fan of the desert, then it wouldn’t look very ‘pretty’, but once you get out into the park and see places like Telescope Peak or Bad Water, the Charcoal Kilns, not to mention The Artist’s Palate, the park is amazingly beautiful.

    • Right there with you, John. Each of these Parks are unique, and that’s a key reason for them to have protected status. I agree that every Park can’t be as spectacular as Yellowstone or Yosemite … but trying to rank the worst Parks, or even the best Parks, is like comparing chocolate to puppies to Frank Sinatra.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: