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National Parks Shutdown

Back in Business?

Neil Mulholland | Posted 12.18.2013 | Green
Neil Mulholland

Yesterday, many could say the nation went back to business. We are excited and relieved to have all of America's 401 national parks open again. And while things appear to be returning back to normal, the impact of the shutdown will be lasting.

America's Treasures Reopen As States Pay Shutdown Bills

Kurt Heine | Posted 10.11.2013 | Politics

Some of America's best-known national treasures, closed in the government shutdown, will reopen Saturday after at least five states gave the U.S. gove...

You Shall Not Pass!

AP | Posted 10.09.2013 | Travel

TUSAYAN, Ariz. -- TUSAYAN, Ariz. (AP) — Nearly two dozen people have been issued citations for entering Grand Canyon National Park after a partial g...

A Ruined National Park Vacation Thanks To The Government Shutdown

AP | TAMMY WEBBER | Posted 12.03.2013 | Travel

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. — YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Everybody gathers around Joe, the guy who seems to have all the answers...

State Parks Open During The Shutdown That Swoop In And Save Your Vacation

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 10.02.2013 | Travel

This pesky government shutdown means all national parks are currently closed, and those who planned early-autumn explorations are desperate for altern...

13 Stunning National Parks You Won't Be Able To See During The Shutdown

Posted 10.04.2013 | Green

America is a beautiful place, and we're fortunate to have an expansive network of national parks that showcase the stunning country we live in. Wel...