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Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is Most Beautiful Place in America

by Vilmarie Estrella. Posted Aug 18th 2011 12:30 PM

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Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, a relatively unknown national treasure located on the northwest corner of Michigan's Lower Peninsula, earned the title of "Most Beautiful Place in America," according to Good Morning America.

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Endangered National Parks

by Laurel Delp. Posted Mar 25th 2010 10:00 AM
Our national parks system is a thing of beauty -- from the depths of the Grand Canyon to the peaks of the Smoky Mountains. With 285 million people visiting at least one of the 392 parks in 2009, they are also some of the most popular tourist destinations in America. But the parks are in danger. As Kurt Repanshek, journalist and founder of NationalParksTraveler.com, points out, there are a number of different issues that are contributing to downfall of our most precious spaces.
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What We Missed: User's Favorite Natural Wonders

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Aug 22nd 2009 03:14 PM

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Earlier this month, we featured some of America's most underrated natural wonders, among them the pristine white sand beaches of Topsail Hill Preserve State Park in Freeport, Florida and the blockbuster-worthy cliffs of the Palo Duro Canyon State Park in Texas.
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