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, August 21, 2013
    Alanna Sobel
    It’s been another incredible year of preserving and protecting America’s treasured places! From battlefields and historic sites, to lakeshores and seashores, to scenic trails and... more
  • Friday, August 09, 2013
    Our friends at ARAMARK Parks and Destinations are committed to recycling, composting & reducing trash in America’s national parks! We are very thankful for their efforts and... more
  • Thursday, July 25, 2013
    Tara Taft
    How do you make history come alive for a teen? I pondered that question one spring as my family planned a trip to Gettysburg National Military Park. Here’s what worked for us,... more
  • Monday, July 08, 2013
    Robin Garrison
    Have you noticed that more and more groups of travelers to America’s national parks include not only parents and children, but that grandparents are often included to join in the... more
  • Friday, June 21, 2013
    John D. Giorgis, President of National Park Travelers Club
    Do you enjoy visiting America's National Parks? Have you ever thought about visiting all of them? Not just the big ones mind you, but all of the areas administered by the... more