The Latest News & Views

Sunday, February 26th, 2012

  • Coming upon an underground lake at Wind Cave National Park can be stunning, a pool of water surrounded by rock. But don't think about sampling the water, as it likely is high in arsenic.

    A four-year study by the U.S.

Saturday, February 25th, 2012

  • Communications upgrades to the Look Rock observation tower in Great Smoky Mountains National Park will require that the area be closed to the public from February 27 through March 23.

    The tower, located along the Foothills Parkway in Blount County, Tennessee, will be upgraded

Friday, February 24th, 2012

  • The tenth TRACK Trail interpretive path just opened on Saturday February 18th at the US Army Corps of Engineers’ [url=http://corpslakes.usace.army.mil/visitors/projects.cfm?Id=k719220]W.

  • Bear Lake is a wonderful destination in Rocky Mountain National Park.

  • A newly designed license plate allows North Carolina motorists to show their support for Great Smoky Mountains National Park while contributing dollars to projects funded by Friends of the Smokies.

    The new plate carries the distinctive profile of a black bear