The Latest News & Views

Monday, November 10th, 2008

  • Situated in the badlands of North Dakota, and beckoning with the same serenity and peace that attracted our twenty-sixth President, Theodore Roosevelt National Park celebrates the 30th anniversary of its National Park designation today. This is a park that has run through a plenitude of official names in its interesting history.

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Sunday, November 9th, 2008

  • Acadia National Park officials have instituted their annual nighttime closures of sections of roads in the park to thwart poachers who might find the park's deer too tempting.

  • A decision by the U.S.

Saturday, November 8th, 2008

  • The shuttle system that takes visitors into and out of Zion Canyon at Zion National Park long has been singled out for its success. But even a good thing can have problems.

    And with that possibility in mind, park officials will hold a public meeting later this month to discuss the operation of the shuttle and needs that have arisen.