The Latest News & Views

Friday, May 16th, 2008

  • On a clear day, you often can see for miles and miles.

Thursday, May 15th, 2008

  • Cowboys on the ground, and possibly in the air, have been summoned to haze bison back into Yellowstone National Park from the area around West Yellowstone. It's a spring ritual that shows that while the park's bison are wild, they're not always allowed to behave that way.

  • Motorized recreation in America's national parks long has been a controversial topic, with groups that back snowmobiles, personal watercraft, all-terrain and off-road vehicles maintaining they have a right to head to the parks with their machines to play.

  • May is a month that looms large in the annals of the Civil War. Battles fought in northern Virginia during that month had major implications for the war’s outcome.

Wednesday, May 14th, 2008

  • Have you checked in on the latest public comment periods in the National Park System? Have you looked into the Traveler Forums for lodging information?