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].

  • Thursday, March 10, 2011
    By:
    Trevor Martin
    As soon as you step onto the ferry to Governors Island in New York, you are immediately enveloped by scenic vistas and American history. From the outset of the trip out to Governors Island, visitors... more
  • Thursday, March 03, 2011
    By:
    Matt Ferris, Program Director
    Working with the National Park Service staff at Gulf Islands National Seashore (GINS) on our latest Electronic Field Trip (EFT), Sea Change, was an extremely educational experience for me... more
  • Monday, February 21, 2011
    By:
    Marjorie Hall
    This February 21st, marks the day Americans pause to remember the men who have led our nation throughout times of war and peace. Among the 394 units making up America’s national park system to date... more
  • Thursday, February 17, 2011
    By:
    Marjorie Hall
    This February, in honor of Black History Month, join with the National Park Foundation as it celebrates and supports the wealth of African American history to be found in our national parks. From... more
  • Friday, January 28, 2011
    By:
    Marjorie Hall
    After receiving more than 9,000 entries in the 2010 Share the Experience photo contest, the National Park Foundation has posted the 100 finalist images at www.sharetheexperience.org for the public’s... more
  • Friday, January 07, 2011
    By:
    Trevor Martin
    With one click you can help the National Park Foundation raise up to $600,000 from the Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation! From January 9th through January 21st, the National Park... more
  • Monday, January 03, 2011
    The National Park Foundation, the official charitable partner of the National Parks, encourages you to make a new year’s resolution you can feel great about by supporting America’s national parks.... more

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