Clearing the Air
Breathe in the air of the great outdoors at national parks and learn about efforts to keep it fresh for plants, wildlife, and you.
This Month's National Park Getaway
Visit the home of a living president to explore his hometown roots and continuing legacy at Jimmy Carter National Historic Site.
Laying the Nation's Tracks
Since the "golden spike" was first laid 150 years ago, railroads continued to connect the country and American people.
Infrastructure in parks plays a vital role in the enjoyment and preservation of parks and surrounding communities. Learn more.
There's a Ranger for That
In the office or atop the highest peak, employees of the National Park Service perform a surprising variety of public services.
Get in Gear
From mountain trails to gentle paved paths, find your next national park biking adventure and tips for safe travels.
National Park News
Find the latest news and events, search for images and videos, and discover facts and figures about the national parks.
Photos, Videos, Webcams & More
Explore the national parks through multimedia. Search for photos, videos, webcams, and audio files on any topic.
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Discover America's Story: The National Parks
Last updated: April 30, 2019