Trail Talk

The National Park Foundation Blog

Ever wonder about the best hikes, sites and activities in America's national parks? Are you unsure about where to plan your next park adventure or what you should pack? NPF's blog, Trail Talk, is a great place to find all the answers!

Trail Talk is your tool to share information from your park adventures and learn about the endless possibilities within these treasured places. We invite each of you to write about your experiences, share your tips and stories so that others can follow along. If you’re interested in joining the fun, submit your post to [email protected].

  • Friday, September 10, 2010
    By Trevor Martin on 09/10/2010 Nine years ago, we vowed to NEVER FORGET the terrorist attacks of September 11th. As a nation we promised to honor all of those lost that fateful day. Among the heroes... more
  • Wednesday, August 25, 2010
    By Trevor Martin on 08/25/2010 Turning 94 is a cause for celebration! Today, Wednesday, August 25, you can celebrate your parks and wish a happy birthday to the National Park Service! Known to park... more
  • Friday, August 20, 2010
    By Matt Ferris on 08/20/2010 Program Director, National Park Foundation I just read an article by Philippe Cousteau, CEO of EarthEcho International, about his recent trip to Yellowstone National Park... more
  • Thursday, August 12, 2010
    By Trevor Martin on 08/12/2010 As we all know, the oil well in the Gulf of Mexico has finally been capped.  But not before over 200 million gallons of oil has spilled and devastated the region.  The... more