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“What’s in the Water?” More Than You Might Expect

For many of us, national parks provide the clean water necessary for that unforgettable fishing trip or that swimming hole […]

12 of America’s Best National Park Beaches

Still recovering from the long, cold winter … or just need some sun and surf in your travel plans this […]

The historic Stonewall Inn

Pride Month Trivia Challenge

LGBT Parks in the National Park System

Q: The National Park Service has not always done a great job of interpreting lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) […]

Fishing in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Gone Fishin’: National Park Opportunities Await

For me, summer trips to national parks often involve driving very slowly near streams or rivers. It’s not just to […]

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Waterfalls, Sesquicentinis, and Buffalo Soldiers

4+ Ways to Celebrate Yosemite’s Landmark 150th Birthday

One June 30, 1864, Congress passed and President Abraham Lincoln signed the Yosemite Grant Act into law—a groundbreaking piece of […]