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National Park Week

Celebrate Our U.S. Birthright; Celebrate Our National Parks

Brian Kurzel | Posted 04.13.2016 | Green
Brian Kurzel

America's national public lands rank as one of the greatest public legacies of all time. Just think about the array of landscapes that belong to all...

6 U.S. National Parks To Visit This Year

Joy Pecknold | Posted 04.12.2016 | Travel
Joy Pecknold

There are 84 million acres of protected national parkland in the U.S., and this year the National Park Service (they take care of it all) celebrates i...

Celebrate National Park Week 2013

Neil Mulholland | Posted 06.25.2013 | Impact
Neil Mulholland

In times like these, with shrinking budgets and diminishing resources, we need to stop and think -- what would this country be like without our national parks?

10 Reasons To Visit National Parks Right Now

Posted 04.25.2013 | Travel

National Parks Week is upon us (April 20-28) and while we could point out that the parks provide a safe space for native wildlife to grow and create a...

PHOTOS: The Spectacular National Parks Of Utah

Olga Bonfiglio | Posted 07.01.2012 | Travel
Olga Bonfiglio

The national parks in southern Utah preserve this natural landscape for you and millions of visitors, as they have been doing for about 100 years.

PHOTOS: Even More National Park Week

Posted 04.27.2012 | Travel

New images from National Geographic and its legions of fans are bringing National Park Week, which ends this Sunday, to an appropriately picturesque c...

PHOTOS: Did You Know This About Our National Parks?

Posted 04.26.2012 | Travel

National Park Week is underway, and free entrance to nearly 400 parks continues through this Sunday. In celebration of the festivities, the Nationa...

Celebrate National Park Week April 21-29

Neil Mulholland | Posted 06.20.2012 | Green
Neil Mulholland

This week we celebrate our national parks and the great stories they tell. But the question is -- are the right people listening?

National Park Week Starts April 21

Travelzoo | Posted 06.09.2012 | Travel

The parks service is waiving entrance fees at all 397 national parks this month, from the mighty Yosemite in California's stretch of the Sierra Nevada mountains to the tiny Hot Springs National Park in central Arkansas.

For the Benefit and Enjoyment of the People

Neil Mulholland | Posted 06.20.2011 | Green
Neil Mulholland

This week we celebrate National Park Week. The crash site of United Flight 93 sits in waiting, destined to become one of our newest national parks -- the Flight 93 National Memorial.

5 Amazing National Parks Worth Discovering

AOL Travel News | Posted 06.16.2011 | Travel

From sea to shining sea, the celebration of National Parks Week kicks off Saturday. Sitting in a recliner watching the game on the weekend may be the ...

National Parks Are the Perfect Spots to Help Kids Learn to Be Active and Healthy

Eileen Ogintz | Posted 05.31.2011 | Travel
Eileen Ogintz

National Park Week is coming up. Whether you prefer a backcountry hike in Grand Teton National Park or a stroll around the rim of the Grand Canyon, you're guaranteed to have a memorable time.

Free National Park Days Announced

The Huffington Post | Zoe Triska | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar has officially announced the 2011 free days for all U.S. national parks, according to a Wednesday press release....