Among them, checking out the log cabin where a certain Teddy Roosevelt lived while hunting buffalo, and horseback riding through the badlands.
10 Absolute Best Bargains at America's National Parks
National Park Posters Remind Us Why Government Funding Is Beautiful
Let's go back to a time when the government loved arts and the environment.
How We Plan Frugal Family Vacations in National Parks
It's early November, so what have I been doing lately? I've been planning next year's summer family vacation. We're going to Yellowstone! November? Really?
World Running Guide: Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota
Our 26th president once said, “I grow very fond of this place, and it certainly has a desolate, grim beauty of its own, that has a curious fascination for me.” Teddy Roosevelt was speaking of the Badlands, a prairie paradise where rock formations and hillsides roll on and on for as far as the eye can see. A land where bison roam the roads and prairie dogs and antelope might catch you by surprise. With every step, a runner loses sense of time…
100 bison relocated from Theodore Roosevelt National Park
THEODORE ROOSEVELT NATIONAL PARK NORTH UNIT—Hushed words were said systematically between the 20-or-so people during the bison roundup in the North Unit of the Theodore Roosevelt National Park on Tuesday morning.Backcountry Ranger John Heiser said it's a much different scene now during the cull than...
7 Photogenic Locations & Photography Tips in Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Everyone who makes the trip to the Badlands of North Dakota have their own reason for visiting Medora and the Theodore Roosevelt National Park Yours might be different than the next but everyone will all have one thing in common, everyone comments about the beautiful sights and sounds. Whether you’re an expert photographer with all the gear or out to capture the pics to make your Instagram followers jealous, this is your guide! Zak Zeinert, nature photographer and National Park lover, let us…
How $100 of Your Taxes Are Spent: 8 Cents on National Parks and $15 on Medicare
With April 18 nearly here, U.S. taxpayers are likely asking themselves: Where exactly are my tax dollars going?
2016-S Theodore Roosevelt National Park Quarter Proof
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Get into Padre Island National Seashore, Big Bend, other national parks for free starting April 20
The National Park Service is kicking of National Park Week with free admission at all its sites starting Saturday.
The National Park Service At 100
This hour, we’ll talk with the National Park Service’s director, Jonathan Jarvis, about the organization’s role in conservation, about attracting a new generation of visitors and about which park might be best for your summer family vacation.
What’s New At Manzanar National Historic Site: Construction On Historic Women’s Latrine Has Begun
With the 25th Anniversary of Manzanar becoming a National Historic Site coming up on March 3, 2017, and with the much more significant anniversary happening just a few weeks prior—the 75th Anniversary of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s signing of Executive Order 9066, the Manzanar National Historic Site is working to bring two new exhibits online. ...
Court Rules for Oil Refinery Over Clean Air Near Theodore Roosevelt National Park
The proposed Davis Refinery will be the first newly constructed industrial crude oil refinery in the United States in nearly 40 years and poses a substantial threat to air quality in neighboring areas.
What’s New at Manzanar National Historic Site: Classroom Exhibit Is Taking Shape
Historic Route 20 topic of free program at Garfield National Historic Site
James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Mentor will host a free public program about Historic Route 20 at 1 p.m., Sept. 29.
Biscayne National Park (U.S. National Park Service)
Appreciate the light of the moon and stars (other beach lights can lure hatchlings away from the sea). Keep beaches clear of marine debris and trash. Give turtles and nests space. Participate in habitat restoration events and beach clean-ups. Report injured or dead turtles (305-230-1144). Spread the word about sea turtles and the challenges they face.
What’s Next for the National Park Service?
Since the agency was created, in 1916, it has struggled to put science first. Slowly, that is changing.
National Park Service is 100!
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Yosemite National Park (U.S. National Park Service)
Don't let this happen: never let a bear approach you Photo by Sean Crom You may not see a bear during your visit because bears naturally avoid people. If you do see a bear, what you should do depends on the situation. In any case, always let a ranger know or leave a message at 209/372-0322. If you are in a developed area (e.g., campground, parking lot, lodging area) or if a bear approaches you, act immediately to scare it away: make as…
Why Like Ike: National Park Service (S2, E6)
Leadership, vision, and diplomacy are some of the best summary words to describe Dwight David Eisenhower. This June 2016 episode takes a look at Eisenhower's...