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Friday, September 14th, 2012

  • The body of a 19-year-old Michigan man who failed to return from a rugged backcountry hike in Glacier National Park back in July has been found near Hidden Lake.

    Hikers discovered the remains of Jakson Kreiser on Thursday in an area to the southwest of the lake, park officials announced.

    Park rangers and a Flathead C

  • It's being billed as "the most dangerous weekend of the year" at Biscayne National Park.

  • Fall has reached the Rockies, and it has brought with it pastels of the season, from reds and oranges to browns and still some green.

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

  • The National Park Service recently issued a concession prospectus for the operation of a food and beverage service in Mojave National Preserve. The 1.6-million acre preserve, sandwiched between I-15 and I-40 east of Barstow, California, is the third-largest national park unit in the contiguous United States.

  • With its densely forested landscape, Catoctin Mountain Park in Maryland doesn't easily give up its secrets.