10 breathtaking photos of America's national parks

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National Park Week

The National Park Service is turning 100 years old in August. To celebrate, the National Park Service is teaming up with the National Park Foundation for National Park Week.

From April 16 through April 24, admission to all national parks across the country is free.

There's no better time to visit everything from the Great Smoky Mountains National park on the border of Tennessee and North Carolina, to Yosemite in California.

To ring in National Park Week, we've selected 10 photos showcasing the beauty of America's national parks:

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10 breathtaking photos of America's national parks

Bass Harbor Lighthouse at sunset, in Acadia National Park, Maine.

(Photo via AppalachianViews via Getty Images)

View of sunshine, mountains and a lake at Glacier National Park. 

(Photo via Jordan Siemens via Getty Images)

The Grand Canyon Skywalk is in the Grand Canyon West area. It is a transparent cantilevered structure which allows people to walk out and look down close to 800 feet. The beauty of the canyon extends throughout the rest of the picture.

(Photo by Mike Kline via Getty Images)

Grand Teton National Park Hidden Falls. Wyoming. United States.

(Photo via Getty Images)

Sunset at the Newfound Gap in the Great Smoky Mountains near Gatlinburg, Tennessee, USA.

(Photo by Sean Pavone via Getty Images)

View of sol duc river at Olympic National Park in Washington. 

(Photo via Getty Images)

Sunrise in Rocky Mountain National Park. Summer in the rocky mountains, Colorado.

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Grand Prismatic Geyser, Yellowstone National Park. 

(Photo by Matt Anderson via Getty Images)

Mirror Lake in Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park, California.

(Photo via Getty Images)

Beautiful Zion National Park Landscape, Utah.

(Photo via Getty Images)

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