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But what's up with the haters?

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 […]

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: […]

A volunteer prepares the scope that visitors will use to view peregrine falcons at Acadia National Park. These ubiquitous helpers work alongside rangers, powering a variety of programs and initiatives across the park system. National Park Service photo.

Lessons from the Wildlife Brigade

Volunteer Energy Powers the National Parks

Our job was simple: hike to Marion Lake in Granite Canyon. Tack on a few more details, like a novice […]

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, […]

The Milky Way arches over Chimney Rock at the world's newest dark-sky park. NPS photo by Jacob W. Frank.

Trivia Challenge: The Darkest National Parks in the United States

Q: Last week, the International Dark-Sky Association named a new dark-sky park—the seventh site in the U.S. National Park System […]