a river in SW Utah, NW Arizona, and SE Nevada, flowing SW and S to the Colorado River at Lake Mead. 200 miles (322 km) long.
How Our National Parks Got Their Majestic NamesThe first national park was Yellowstone, established in 1872. Since then, the number has grown to 60 official national parks from Arches to the Everglades. Here are 10 national parks and what their names say about them.
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