Foodies- there are places for you in the national parks. For example, the dining at the lodges in the Grand Canyon’s North... more
Do nighttime ranger talks. The sky and the nocturnal animals in national parks can be awesome.
Carry your Passport To Your National Parks whenever you travel. You’ll be surprised at the number of sites that have... more
Always take a ranger tour. Rangers really know their turf, so to speak, and are highly educated and great teachers.
Some of the most interesting parks and sites are not in wilderness areas. Examples include Steamtown (railroad) and Edison (... more
Try some of the less-visited parks and sites. They are just as fascinating at the most popular ones, and are less crowded.... more
Before visiting Lowell National Historical Park, it is interesting for children to read "The Bobbin Girl" by Emily McCully... more
Those of you in a pinch for time and or want to travel far: The Green Tortes Adventure Bus has a National Parks ---Loop ----... more
Muir Woods: From San Francisco
1) From the Ferry building take the Sausalito Ferry.
2) Next pick up the Marin Stage... more