The Latest News & Views

Monday, September 22nd, 2014

  • Ending the ten-day celebration of the 200th anniversary of the Star-Spangled Banner, one of the reproduction historic cannons failed at Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine.

  • Editor's note: This updates with comment from Patagonia that they were not aware of the circumstances surrounding the photo shoot.

  • It's that time of year. Yep, time to volunteer your time and sweat to help clean up Yosemite National Park.

  • Yellowstone National Park has its lake trout problem, and Congaree National Park has a hog problem.

Saturday, September 20th, 2014

  • It's not unusual to hear about falls leading to visitor deaths in mountainous parks, but those sad endings to a trip most often occur during activities such as mountaineering or even hiking.