The Latest News & Views

Thursday, July 2nd, 2009

  • New Mexico’s Pecos National Historical Park has formally dedicated the first public trail for its Glorieta Pass Civil War Battlefield unit. A living history encampment was held in association with the June 13-14 dedication.

Wednesday, July 1st, 2009

  • In a surprising move that resolves a long-simmering feud, the proponents of the American Revolution Center have worked out a deal with the National Park Service to build the complex in Philadelphia at [url=http://ww

  • Ahhh summertime. The best time of year to visit national parks, and the time when most folks do just that. Unfortunately, if you're heading to Yellowstone National Park part of the Norris Geyser Basin is closed for about a month due to reconstruction of some 400 feet of boardwalk.

  • Heading to Cape Hatteras National Seashore this summer? Then you'll want to read the latest on this summer's construction activity around Bodie Island.

  • News this week was that a survey of Americans on their 2009 vacation plans showed that two-thirds consider a national park visit to be their "dream" vacation.

    So tell us, what's your dream national park vacation?