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Death Valley National Park

National Parks Graffiti Won't Be Easy To Remove

AP | By LINDSAY WHITEHURST | Posted 12.31.2014 | Green

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A series of graffiti-like paintings on rocks in national parks across the West set off a furor on social media this month, ang...

Family Golf: 7 Ways To Play

Lynn O'Rourke Hayes | Posted 09.23.2014 | Travel
Lynn O'Rourke Hayes

Family golf offers youngsters the chance to develop skills in a sport that can be played for a lifetime. Here are seven places where your crew can tee it up together.

Why You Should Visit Death Valley In Spring

AP | JOHN MARSHALL | Posted 04.01.2014 | Travel

FURNACE CREEK, Calif. (AP) — The perception of Death Valley is that it's hot and desolate. The hot part is right, at least in the summer, when Deat...

Death Valley In Spring Is Totally Perfect

AP | JOHN MARSHALL | Posted 06.02.2014 | Travel

FURNACE CREEK, Calif. (AP) — The perception of Death Valley is that it's hot and desolate. The hot part is right, at least in the sum...

4 Winter Deals at National Park Lodges

MiniTime | Posted 02.25.2014 | Travel

National parks may be synonymous with the quintessential summer road trip, but there's a lot to be said for bringing the kids during the off-season, when prices are lower and crowds are thinner.

Death Valley: You Need to See it to Believe It

Pure Adventures Travel | Posted 10.25.2013 | Travel
Pure Adventures Travel

Death Valley is synonymous with extremes: extremely hot, extremely arid, extremely mystical. But despite the legendary crossing of the first emigran...

Death Valley Officials: Stop Frying Eggs On Our Sidewalk

AP | Posted 07.14.2013 | Green

DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) -- It gets so hot in Death Valley that you can fry an egg with sun power. That's what one Death Valley Nati...

Five Deliciously Dangerous State and National Park Activities in the Western U.S. for Tweens and Teens

Amy Whitley | Posted 08.26.2013 | Travel
Amy Whitley

t's called the Wild West for a reason: the Western US has an abundance of wilderness in state and national parks with hikes, rivers, and vistas to explore.

5 Spectacular April Getaways

MiniTime | Posted 06.02.2013 | Travel

April is shoulder season for many North American destinations, so this can also be a wonderfully affordable time for a carpe diem-inspired break. Here are five great family destinations that beckon in April.

The New Hottest Place In The World

Posted 11.14.2012 | Green

DEATH VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — California's Death Valley has racked up another extreme accolade — it's now deemed the world's hottest place. ...

Tiny Scorpion Discovered In Surprising Spot

Posted 03.27.2012 | Green

By Andrea Mustain, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer: Researchers have announced the discovery of a tiny scorpion in Death Valley National Park, an unu...

Debunking Myths of Death Valley

Wicked Good Travel Tips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Wicked Good Travel Tips

This excursion into a desolate valley has revealed an abundance of life and surprising beauty in Death Valley.