VirtualParks.org is the result of over 24 years of hiking, exploring, and shooting panoramic photography. Since 1995, millions of people have visited this site and gotten a glimpse of what it's like to visit incredible wilderness locales such as Mt. Rainier, Kings Canyon, Crater Lake, Yosemite, Banff, Zion, The Three Sisters, the John Muir Trail, and hundreds of other parks and natural areas.
We're glad you stopped by to check out VirtualParks! The easiest and most fun place to start is with the gallery of most striking scenes.
Viewing scenes - Virtualparks.org scenes were built with QuickTime, so you would need to have QuickTime installed to view them. The days of browser plugins have largely passed by; another option is to visit our other site VRlog.com which features a different high resolution html5 compatible 360 panorama every day.
Remember, this site is run by the Art of Geography, which is not part of any agencies that operate state, local or national parks.
It is an improvement over the last design which dated back to 1995. Some of the features include:
Panoramic scenes that have been shot but are not in virtual reality format yet can be seen in the headers of various pages of the site.