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Trivia Challenge: The Most Celebrated People in the Park System

Q: National parks don’t just preserve spectacular landscapes and wildlife. They also honor the people who have changed history and […]

News Flash: Arizona Loves the Grand Canyon

But what's up with the haters?

It’s official. We finally have proof that Arizonans love the Grand Canyon more than just about anything else. In early […]

Otters at Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Alaska

Beyond Yellowstone: 8 Unexpected Parks for Wildlife-Watching

If you want to see wildlife, it’s hard to beat some of the largest, most popular parks in the country: […]

An outdoors lover enjoys the Moormans River near Shenandoah National Park in Virginia thanks to a new "Path to Happiness." Photo courtesy of Therapeutic Adventures.

River Warriors: Building New Paths to Happiness through Our National Parks

“My definition of access is a little different from others’,” explains Mark Andrews, founder and executive director of Therapeutic Adventures, […]

Ten Thousand Islands in the Everglades wilderness.

Does This Outfit Match My Canoe?

A City Girl Comes of Age in the Everglades Wilderness

I am a city girl and one of the most feminine women you will ever meet. I was born in […]