The Latest News & Views

Sunday, October 21st, 2012

  • Australians' Options For Global Park Gallivanting

    Visiting national parks “beyond borders” doesn’t just mean Americans heading overseas.

  • The forest colors are vibrant, but the occasional nip in the air foretells a change in the seasons is coming, and that means some facilities are getting ready to close at Shenandoah National Park.

    Here's the closing schedule announced the other day by Superintendent Martha Bogle:

    * Dickey Ridge and Harry F.

  • With the decision made to merge the Glacier Association with the Glacier National Park Fund, the new organization is going to need a new logo, and that's where you come in.

    When the Glacier National Park Conservancy debuts on January 1, 2013, the board of this non-profit that works

Saturday, October 20th, 2012

  • Another birthday cake soon will be needed for the National Park System, which on October 23 celebrates the 40th anniversary of Cumberland Island National Seashore's addition to the system.

Friday, October 19th, 2012

  • Two late-19th century lighthouses with rich histories have changed hands, with one going from the U.S.