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].

  • Wednesday, February 25, 2015
    Hollis Bowe
    Last week, President Obama announced “Every Kid in a Park,” a new effort to welcome four million fourth graders to national parks and public lands during the 2015-16 academic... more
  • Friday, February 13, 2015
    Mark DeSantis
    Last month’s annual celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day served as an important reminder of the incredible work and perseverance of an incredible man — and the people... more
  • Wednesday, February 11, 2015
    Alanna Sobel
    Presidents Day, which we will celebrate on Monday, has evolved into a holiday honoring all U.S. presidents past and present. We reflect on their lives, their contributions, their... more
  • Tuesday, February 10, 2015
    Hollis Bowe
      “In the construction of roads, trails, buildings, and other improvements, particular attention must be devoted always to the harmonizing of these improvements with the landscape... more
  • Friday, January 30, 2015
    Rocío Lower
    Well, that’s a wrap for January! It’s been a fun-filled month of making plans, setting park resolutions in motion, and getting the year started off on a great path! Here’s what... more