Pack for extreme range of temps when camping @ Grand Canyon NP. Summer nights can be 40 degrees at night on the rim while... more
Bring a sturdy tent that can handle wind! Cape Hatteras National Sea Shore is a beautiful place to camp (especially Frisco... more
From July to mid-October, book a historic-styled trolley ride at Crater Lake National Park. Leave the driving to someone... more
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
If you take your children to a national park or national historic site, be sure to pick up a Junior Ranger booklet. The... more
Get a Park Passport. It's an inexpensive souvenir, and a good reminder of your visit. Our family loves to collect them.
Loved the view from my motorcycle, never felt so parriotic....Singing "God Bless America" as I rode around the blueist lake... more
Chimney Tops picnic area is a great place to have a picnic and cool off. It is just a short drive from the visitor's center... more