It's fine to go slow to take in the scenery, but if you are holding up traffic, please be courteous and use a pull-off to... more
The Junior Ranger Program provides a fun and educational opportunity for you and your children to learn more about the Park... more
JUST GO! There is a reason that these treasures are set aside for us all to have access to. They are some of the most... more
Take the time to talk with a Park Ranger. They are your most valuable resource of information.
Play a ‘What If?’ game before you go. Things don’t always go as planned. Bad weather, stomach flu, a wrong turn... more
The Packing Lists
It really stinks when you get to your favorite park, discover you forgot your swimsuit, sleeping bag,... more
The miles fly by quickly when you are reading a good book. Take turns reading out loud, and set a goal to... more
On the Crater Lake boat trip, be prepared for cool winds and water splshing into the first few rows of the boat.
On the way home from the Boy Scout Jamboree, we stopped by the New River Gorge National River Park in West Virginia to see a... more
Preserving out National Parks is the best thing our government has ever done. Take advantage and visit some of the most... more