biking

“Keys to Freeze”: 6 Friends to Cycle Cross-Continent for a Cause

Next month, six cyclists will begin the adventure of a lifetime when they launch “Keys to Freeze,” a six-month, 9,000-mile […]

Exploring the Original Oil Country in Northwestern Pennsylvania

This story is part of our series on national heritage areas, the large lived-in landscapes managed through innovative partnerships to […]

Summer learning in national parks

14 Summer Learning Adventures in National Parks

School may be out for the summer, but there are plenty of ways to explore science, history, and the arts—with […]

Visitors explore the otherworldly landscape of Arabia Mountain in Georgia. Photo © David Foster.

This Month’s Featured National Heritage Area: Lunar-Like Landscapes and Inspiring History Await at Arabia Mountain

Creating the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area (AMNHA) took some time—about 400 million years, give or take. Nature, history, and […]

The Ohio and Erie Canal Towpath Trail. Photo courtesy of the Ohio and Erie Canal National Heritage Area.

110 Miles and Endless Possibilities at the Ohio & Erie Canalway

Whether you like to hike, bicycle, run, ride horses, or explore 19th century history, you’ll find plenty to do at […]