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Monday, August 20th, 2012

  • Hazardous materials, possibly mustard gas weapons left over from World War II as well as asbestos, have been found on Horn Island in Gulf Islands National Seashore, leading the National Park Service to close part of the island to the public for the immediate future.

    Park officials, who planned Monday to hold a press briefing on the matter, instituted a 1,000-foot closure around an area along th

  • One of the most beautiful areas of Grand Teton National Park, and of the National Park System, is the Jenny Lake area that sits at the foot of the Tetons.

Sunday, August 19th, 2012

Saturday, August 18th, 2012

  • A replica of Menor's Ferry once again is crossing the Snake River in Grand Teton National Park.

    Park crews launched the ferry earlier this week. It serves as a central feature of the Menor/Noble historic district and is located just north of the Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center.