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4+ Ways to Celebrate Yosemite’s Landmark 150th Birthday

Waterfalls, Sesquicentinis, and Buffalo Soldiers

4+ Ways to Celebrate Yosemite’s Landmark 150th Birthday

One June 30, 1864, Congress passed and President Abraham Lincoln signed the Yosemite Grant Act into law—a groundbreaking piece of […]

“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 […]

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9 Romantic Park Trips for You and Your Valentine

Whether you want to live it up near the city lights or get away from it all under the starlight, […]

Brothers Owen and Zach Brunner at Yosemite National Park

Boy Wonders

Meet Two Young Donors Who Turn Their Birthdays into Celebrations for National Parks

Remember when you were young and asked all of your friends not to bring gifts to your birthday party? Odds […]

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Where the Wild Things Were

The Coolest Critters of Tule Springs, Nevada

A trip to Las Vegas can bring out the wild animal in many of us—but visitors to the southern Nevada […]