The epic effort to rescue Floyd Collins was a battle between heroism and folly, selflessness and selfishness, and life and death.
In honor of Veterans Day, you can visit any one of the National Park Service's more than 400 parks on Saturday, November 11, 2023, for free.
Alaska's Katmai National Park and Preserve is kicking off its Fat Bear Week tournament—and the competition looks as fierce, and chonky, as ever.
On September 23, 2023, you can visit the Statue of Liberty, Alcatraz Island, or any of the 400-plus other monuments, parks, and historical sites overseen by the National Park Service for free.
The parks offer thrill seekers, ghost hunters, and the brave alike another reason to visit.
Emmett Till’s murder—and his mother's fight for justice—will be recognized across three sites in two states.
National Park rules go beyond the general Leave No Trace guidelines. These surprising cover everything from wildlife to waste.
Instead of snagging dinner reservations, pinickers are snagging spots in the park to dine al fresco.
From a 175-year-old farmhouse to a luxury lodge on the Grand Canyon, these are the most historic places to stay in eight national park properties.
These parks may not have the same level of name recognition as other sites, but offer just as much natural beauty—without all the foot traffic.
Google Maps is gearing up for National Park Week with some exciting new tech tools.
Want to commune with nature? Here's how to do it while saving a few bucks.
One upside to living in a country as large as the United States is the ability to enjoy a wide variety of vacations without even needing a passport. Whether you prefer hiking or sunbathing, here are 25 vacation destinations for every kind of traveler.
The 24/7 live cams show the bears fishing for salmon and relaxing on river shores.
Enjoy nature, beef up your historical knowledge, and spend quality time with friends or family in these public lands within, or just outside, major U.S. cities.
More than 3 million people visited its snow-covered peaks in 2021, making Glacier the 27th-most visited park in the national park system.
She was the National Park Service’s oldest ranger and brought her astonishing lived experiences to the job.
From the Grand Canyon to Yellowstone, these are the best national parks for families traveling with kids.
A racist and misogynist term for Native American women will no longer appear in the names of geographic sites managed by the federal government.