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Friday, June 22nd, 2012

  • It’s difficult to imagine a more appropriate place than Richmond, Virginia for the Civil War Trust to celebrate its 25th anniversary and the preservation of more than 32,000 acres of historic battlefields.

    The four day Annual Conference was held June 6th to 10th, 2012 in the Richmond Omni Hotel where cobblestone-paved East Cary Street dips down Shockoe Slip into one of the city’s earlies

  • KEEN looked to the lofty national parks of Utah when it needed a name for one of its latest entries into the day hiker market, and came up with the Bryce, a stout light hiker with an interesting sole.

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

  • Just because "cave" is part of Wind Cave National Park's name, that doesn't mean the only thing you can do at this South Dakota destination is go underground.

    Park rangers will be offering a variety of interpretive programs this summer. Thirty tours a day will be offered through the world's fifth-longest cave beginning at 8:40 a.m.

  • Environmental programs Xanterra Parks & Resorts relies on in Zion National Park have earned the Zion Lodge a Gold certification from an independent firm that sets and measures sustainability standards for products, services, and companies.

    That award is the first for a hotel in a national park, according to Xanterra officials, who add that just three hotel and

  • In a move to help the National Park System become more fuel efficient, the National Park Service and U.S.