Where else on earth you get snow capped peaks, dark green rainforest, black pebble beaches, waterfalls and the wild pacific ocean. Olympic National Park may be in the remote north west corner and off the mainland, but the charm is very hard to resist.
With great drives at valley floor, towering cascades in spring, great tall pines, super high rock climbing and views to die for, the Yosemite National Park is a jewel for the west coast. A visit lasting a week will not be enough to explore the vast wilderness.
If you think of the most stunning scenery of the wild west, then it is in Monument Valley. The icon of wild west list in the north east corner of Arizona. Hollywood made this famous with its cowboys in the backdrop of Monument Valley.