Our over 400 national parks stand, not only as a remarkable representation of America’s natural and historical legacy, but also as a cherished playground for visitors young and old. Together as Americans, we all own a piece of these majestic places. Whether it’s a national park down the street or across the country, they are yours to explore.
We invite you to not only take an active role in preserving these special places, but just as important, exploring and enjoying them — so lace up your boots, pack your bag and set out on a national park adventure uniquely your own!
National Park Owner's Guide
Make your next national park adventure unforgettable! Filled with detailed maps, travel tips and inside information on what not to miss, the Owner’s Guide is your one-stop resource to discover all of your over 400 national parks.
What's your heart's desire – a luxurious weekend in a remote island inn or a secluded campsite far from civilization? You'll find them both, and much more, in our national parks. While parks offer incredible opportunities to explore, they also provide places to rest and recharge. Discover some of the best in our free guide.
I Heart Parks
Take your vows in the Rocky Mountains, or take a date to Lady Liberty. Coast to coast, the national parks offer hundreds of opportunities to make lasting memories with the one you love. In this new FREE guide, I Heart Parks, we share some of our favorite parks for romantic adventures.
This guide brings you inside winter activities in 15 national parks. You'll find cross-country skiing and snowshoeing along with ice fishing, stargazing, sledding, and much more. Immerse yourself in the beauty found only by experiencing winter in these national park wonderlands.
The Places Nobody Knows
For every Yosemite, there's a lesser-known park where the scenery shines and surprises. Download your FREE copy of The Places Nobody Knows for descriptions and tips on discovering some of the many hidden gems within the national park system. This new guide is a must-have for planning your next national park adventure!
Happy Trails: 25 Unforgettable National Park Hikes
Make this summer one to remember by exploring your national parks! Download Happy Trails: 25 Unforgettable National Park Hikes for descriptions and insider recommendations on trails and treks for all ages and ability levels, as well as general hiking tips, this guide is a must-have for planning an unforgettable national park adventure.
Parks For Play: 35 National Park Adventures for Kids of All Ages
Discover just some of the ways young people can enjoy and connect to their national parks with Parks for Play: 35 National Park Adventures for Kids of All Ages. This new resource showcases 35 great national parks to be enjoyed specifically by kids and families. It’s free and here to help you share a park and shape a life.
National Parks Screensaver
Download this unique screensaver clock and enjoy majestic images of the national parks that change with your time of day, all year round! *Due to file size, download may take several minutes.
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