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Imax 3-D 'National Parks Adventure' marks the Park Service's first 100 years with eye-popping footage

Imax 3-D 'National Parks Adventure' marks the Park Service's first 100 years with eye-popping footage

After camping with famed naturalist John Muir in Yosemite in 1903, President Roosevelt realized the need to preserve the American wilderness. So during his tenure in the White House, Roosevelt created five national parks and 18 national monuments.

Thirteen years after that camping trip, President Wilson signed an act making the National Park Service a U.S. government agency. There are currently 407 National Park sites, and in 2015 a record 292.8 million people visited parks.

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