- Despite development, the United States has plenty of untamed hinterland
- Most remote coordinates in lower 48 states are in Yellowstone National Park
- Mainland Florida's most remote spot is 17 miles from the nearest road
- Nevada stretch of U.S. Route 50 dubbed "The Loneliest Road in America"
(CNN)When Americans ponder the world's most desolate places, they tend to conjure Antarctic outposts, Tibetan mountaintops, central Australian plateaus or Kardashian brain stems.