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

  • Monday, December 01, 2014
    Looking to give back to our national parks with the perfect gift this holiday season? Check out these unique gift ideas from our partners below. From gear to games, calendars to... more
  • Thursday, November 27, 2014
    Happy Thanksgiving from the National Park Foundation! To show our thanks for park lovers like you, we'd like to share these beautiful fall photos of national parks across the... more
  • Thursday, November 20, 2014
    If you’re in the market for a new car that shares your thirst for adventure, you can check out what Subaru has to offer this holiday season!  During this year’s Subaru “Share the... more
  • Thursday, November 06, 2014
    Alanna Sobel
    “We cannot enough admire the incomparable patience and fidelity of the soldiery.”  – George Washington from Headquarters Valley Forge February 16, 1778 Our nation’s history is... more
  • Wednesday, November 05, 2014
    Some people have just recently discovered our national parks, while others have been visiting them for years. Los Tweens & Teens founder and co-publisher Cristy Clavijo-Kish... more