winter

7 Tips for Winter Hiking—Plus 6 of NPCA’s Favorite Cold-Weather Trails

Though the cold weather and dark days of winter may discourage time outdoors, hiking during these months can be a […]

Trivia Challenge: The Snowiest Place on Earth

Q: One U.S. national park boasts that it contains “the snowiest place on Earth where snow is regularly recorded.” This […]

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8 Perfect Parks for a Winter Workout

Did you make a New Year’s resolution to get more exercise? Are you determined to enjoy the outdoors, even when […]

The author in Yellowstone National Park.

5 Tips for Visiting National Parks in Winter

As the manager of NPCA’s ParkScapes travel program for the last seven years, I’ve planned national park trips for hundreds of park […]