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One-of-a-Kind Destinations: 11 National Park Curiosities

National parks preserve wondrous landscapes, stories, and artifacts—as well as a whole host of weird and exceptional sights. From wacky-looking […]

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 […]

In a new poll, 94% of Arizonans agree they like Grand Canyon National Park

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, […]