Hidden gems: America's 20 least-visited National Monuments
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2. Cape Krusenstern, Alaska( National Park Service )
The first thing to know about Cape Krusenstern is that it is not accessible by car. In the summer tourists get to this wild northwestern Alaskan national monument bordered by the Arctic Ocean and the Chukchi Sea by boat or airplane; in the winter they arrive by airplane or snowmobile. There are no roads, trails or campgrounds in the park. Even the visitor's center is an airplane ride away in the Northwest Arctic Heritage Center in Kotzebue. But if none of that deters you, you'll find limestone hills covered in wildflowers, miles of beaches and a treeless landscape that gives you the feeling you can see forever at this remote Alaskan outpost. There are lagoons to kayak and migratory birds to watch. Anthropologists come here to study the indigenous population, which has inhabited this land for thousands of years and continues to live in the national monument.
Visitors in 2009: 1,810
More info: http://www.nps.gov/cakr