tourism

How Is the Government Shutdown Affecting National Parks?

You can urge your members of Congress to re-open parks and support full funding for the Park Service by taking […]

Silos and Smokestacks Showcases Farming and Food Production in America’s Heartland

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

The Mississippi River Corridor of Tennessee, part of the Tennessee Civil War National Heritage Area.

Exploring Tennessee’s Extensive Civil War History

Last month, in the first Park Advocate post in our series on national heritage areas, we highlighted the Blackstone River […]

San Antonio Missions in San Antonio, Texas.

Congress: Stay On-Mission for Texas’ World-Class Park

Throughout the world, countries vie every year to win the coveted World Heritage status for the most naturally and culturally […]

Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, Alaska.

Vacationing in the Last Frontier

Four Travel Ideas with Tips for Exploring Alaska’s National Parks

I’m guessing that a trip to Alaska is on your life list. It’s one of the few places left on […]