9 Spooky National Park Sites

As the days get shorter, the nights get spookier—at least during the month of October. If you’re looking for a […]

Three New National Monuments in the California Desert?

Senator Dianne Feinstein has proposed three new national monuments in the California desert that would preserve this spectacular region’s natural […]

Minuteman Missile National Historic Site, South Dakota

Trivia Challenge: A Stockpile of Cold War History

Q: Numerous national park sites commemorate military engagements. Only one specifically interprets the history of the standoff that estranged two […]

A pipeline under construction at Loyalsock State Forest in Pennsylvania. Photo © FracTracker Alliance.

Parks, Not Pipelines!

New Interactive Map Explores 13 National Parks Threatened by Energy Transmission Proposals

  It’s a crisp day in late October as you hike your way up a steep stretch of the Appalachian […]

Paddling at Gateway National Recreation Area in New York. Photo © Michael Falco.

On the Eve of the National Parks’ Centennial, We Must All Work to Make Parks More Diverse

Next year marks the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service. I cannot imagine a world without the beauty these […]