Collect Park Patctches - they are a small inexpensive item that can be sewn on your backpack or pinned to a bulletin board.
Want to see wolves or bears in Yellowstone National Park? Drive to Hayden or Lamar Valley and look for groups of people with... more
Elk viewing is best around six to seven o'clock in the evening, in the Smokemont/Oconaluftee area. They all gather in the... more
Call ahead and reserve a tour of Rapidan Camp, President Hoover's retreat cabin! It's historic, beautiful, and free for all... more
The Devil's Garden campground at Arches National Park is reserved out months in advance, but there are beautiful campgrounds... more
Spending time in our National Parks with your family is a great way to have fun together.
Yellowstone gets EXTREMELY crowded during the holidays all spring, summer... more
The best time to visit Yellowstone is either the week before Memorial Day or the few weeks following Labor Day. Uncrowded... more
Bring your bike. Many National Parks, like Acadia National Park, have wonderful trails that make it easy to walk to bike.... more
Parking is hard to find. The best way to explore Yosemite on a day trip is to catch a bus into the park and ride the free... more