Shared Stories From All Parks

Yellowstone gets EXTREMELY crowded during the holidays all spring, summer... more
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The best time to visit Yellowstone is either the week before Memorial Day or the few weeks following Labor Day. Uncrowded... more
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Bring your bike. Many National Parks, like Acadia National Park, have wonderful trails that make it easy to walk to bike.... more
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Parking is hard to find. The best way to explore Yosemite on a day trip is to catch a bus into the park and ride the free... more
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Pack for extreme range of temps when camping @ Grand Canyon NP. Summer nights can be 40 degrees at night on the rim while... more
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Bring a sturdy tent that can handle wind! Cape Hatteras National Sea Shore is a beautiful place to camp (especially Frisco... more
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From July to mid-October, book a historic-styled trolley ride at Crater Lake National Park. Leave the driving to someone... more
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Take along a journal - and use it! When that killer view takes your breath away, soak it up and then put it on paper. We... more
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If you take your children to a national park or national historic site, be sure to pick up a Junior Ranger booklet. The... more
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