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FAQ: Celebrating the Monument of Monuments

As the tallest structure in the nation’s capital and one of the most iconic, the historic obelisk honoring America’s first […]

Destination Darkness

The Increasingly Rare Starscapes of the Colorado Plateau National Parks

The Colorado Plateau stretches for 130,000 square miles across the Four Corners region of Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona. […]

The national parks belong to all of us. Photo © Aaron Bates.

5 Ways to Celebrate National Park Week

Have you marked your calendar yet? National Park Week begins this weekend! What’s National Park Week? It’s a celebration of […]

Kari Kiser and Michael Malaga share their love of national parks with schoolkids at Golden Gate National Recreation Area.

“Save All of the Natural Things”

Schoolkids in California Share What They Love Most about National Parks

“Who do the national parks belong to?” My colleague Kari Kiser, Pacific Regional Council Chairman Michael Malaga, and I posed […]

12 of the Quirkiest National Park Animals

Each month, NPCA puts together a slideshow exploring our National Park System. To get these features delivered to your inbox […]