List of US National Parks Twitter Accounts

Apropos of nothing, here is a list of the official Twitter accounts of each US National Park. It’s also available as a Twitter List.

The List

  Twitter Account Twitter verified? Followers Tweets Established in Visitors in 2021
Acadia @AcadiaNPS 42343 2348 1919 4069098
American Samoa @NPamericansamoa 2565 528 1988 8495
Arches @ArchesNPS 131174 3885 1971 1806865
Badlands @BadlandsNPS 187772 4547 1978 1224226
Big Bend @BigBendNPS 14905 895 1944 581220
Biscayne @BiscayneNPS 20552 2723 1980 705655
Black Canyon of the Gunnison @BlackCanyonNPS 33491 1422 1999 308910
Bryce Canyon @BryceCanyonNPS 116597 2439 1928 2104600
Canyonlands @CanyonlandsNPS 90092 1711 1964 911594
Capitol Reef @CapitolReefNPS 64018 1689 1971 1405353
Carlsbad Caverns @CavernsNPS 13251 2677 1930 349244
Channel Islands @CHISNPS 7076 1574 1980 319252
Congaree @CongareeNPS 202269 15438 2003 215181
Crater Lake @CraterLakeNPS 37952 2329 1902 647751
Cuyahoga Valley @CVNPNPS 12562 2238 2000 2575275
Death Valley @DeathValleyNPS   97930 1740 1994 1146551
Denali @DenaliNPS 94631 5907 1917 229521
Dry Tortugas @DryTortugasNPS 27006 1454 1992 83817
Everglades @EvergladesNPS 58393 5698 1934 942130
Gates of the Arctic @GatesArcticNPS 21831 193 1980 7362
Gateway Arch @GatewayArchNPS 4238 638 2018 1145081
Glacier @GlacierNPS 317622 5877 1910 3081656
Glacier Bay @GlacierBayNPS 59158 1629 1980 89768
Grand Canyon @GrandCanyonNPS 215701 14529 1919 4532677
Grand Teton @GrandTetonNPS 142194 1834 1929 3885230
Great Basin @GreatBasinNPS 47894 1612 1986 144875
Great Sand Dunes @GreatDunesNPS   788 84 2004 602613
Great Smoky Mountains @GreatSmokyNPS 100729 2698 1934 14161548
Guadalupe Mountains @GuadalupeMtnsNP 7360 284 1966 243291
Haleakalā @HaleakalaNPS 11511 1263 1961 853181
Hawaiʻi Volcanoes @Volcanoes_NPS 39934 1669 1916 1262747
Hot Springs         1921 2162884
Isle Royale         2019 25844
Indiana Dunes @IndianaDunesNPS 5984 1624 1940 3177210
Joshua Tree @JoshuaTreeNPS 108247 7251 1994 3064400
Katmai @KatmaiNPS 109981 3853 1980 24764
Kenai Fjords @KenaiFjordsNPS 35446 2380 1980 411782
Kings Canyon @SequoiaKingsNPS 142693 3265 1940 562918
Kobuk Valley         1980 11540
Lake Clark @LakeClarkNPS 39274 3638 1980 18278
Lassen Volcanic @LassenNPS 47704 1387 1916 359635
Mammoth Cave @MammothCaveNP 12503 1405 1941 515774
Mesa Verde         1906 548477
Mount Rainier @MountRainierNPS 76662 7887 1899 1670063
New River Gorge @NewRiverNPS 6673 1297 2020 1682720
North Cascades @NCascadesNPS 31836 810 1968 17855
Olympic @OlympicNP 38985 1669 1938 2718925
Petrified Forest @PetrifiedNPS 66885 6604 1962 590334
Pinnacles @PinnaclesNPS 31280 1712 2013 348857
Redwood @RedwoodNPS 69059 1707 1968 435879
Rocky Mountain @rockynps 71208 18248 1915 4434848
Saguaro @SaguaroNPS 37957 2971 1994 1079786
Sequoia @SequoiaKingsNPS 142693 3265 1890 1059548
Shenandoah @ShenandoahNPS 40479 2457 1935 1592312
Theodore Roosevelt @TRooseveltNPS   13966 2008 1978 796085
Virgin Islands         1956 323999
Voyageurs @VoyageursNPS   300 25 1975 243042
White Sands @WhiteSandNps   48 4 2019 782469
Wind Cave @WindCaveNPS 3185 226 1903 709001
Wrangell–St. Elias @WrangellStENPS 21377 2233 1980 50189
Yellowstone @YellowstoneNPS 903759 6598 1872 4860242
Yosemite @YosemiteNPS 764114 8922 1890 3287595
Zion @ZionNPS 173459 3945 1919 5039835

What’s not included

If you go on Twitter and search for National Parks lists, you will find many lists that contain many more entries than the 54 shown above. What causes the discrepancy?

These are only the parks and only one primary account for each. This list does not include:

Sources

List of parks, visitation numbers, year of establishment as national park: Wikipedia: List of National Parks of the United States (visited 2022-06-11).

List of Twitter accounts: Links on each park’s page on nps.gov as baseline, with manual corrections, modifications, and additions.

Twitter statistics: Twitter API.