Shared Stories From All Parks

My sister and I visited Bear Lake at Rocky Mountain National Park 20 years ago when we were single, childless, and in our... more
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Happy Birthday National Parks! I am so thankful that we as a nation have these treasures - wilderness soothes the soul.... more
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Happy Birthday to the National Parks. All of the rangers and park employee are my keep the parks clean, safe and... more
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From Mary in Acadia National Park
Happy Birthday, National Park Service! My parents took me to Acadia for 20 years worth of summer vacations. I loved... more
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From Jodi in Rocky Mountain National Park
My friend on top of the world in RMNP. Probably the best vacation I've had in recent memory. Stunning views, peaceful,... more
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From Jack in Grand Canyon National Park
Someone else once said that the national parks are America's best idea. So true! And I SO APPRECIATE the work you do. (I... more
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From Nancy in Yellowstone National Park
At the age of 58, I finally got to visit this iconic park and I cried after we passed through the South entrance. We were... more
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My Mother and Father took my sisters and me to Yellowstone almost 40 years ago on a family vacation. A National Geographic... more
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From Tyson in Grand Canyon National Park
(This is part one of a two part story) My girlfriend and I are moving to California next week, and are planning to stop off... more
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From Kat   in Grand Teton National Park
After my husband died unexpectedly, I sold my home, bought a motorhome and came back to the childhood home that I longed for... more
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