Lonely Planet Writer

US National Parks go 3D on the big screen

Starting 12 February, IMAX screens around the US will show National Parks Adventure, a documentary depicting the Parks’ history and major sites.

Arches National Park, Utah.
Arches National Park, Utah. Image by Lee Coursey / CC BY 2.0

Narrated by Robert Redford, National Parks Adventure was filmed in IMAX 3D, allowing viewers the closest thing to a truly virtual travel experience. Leading IMAX filmmaker Greg MacGillivray was behind the production, which follows three adventurers through the country’s most majestic wild spaces. Notable sights include Arches National Park in Utah, Devils Tower National Monument in Wyoming and Redwood National Park in California. Read more: nationalparksadventure