The Latest News & Views

Friday, September 9th, 2011

  • The treasure trove of unique geology and archeology found in Petrified Forest National Park has just grown by the addition of some 26,000 acres to the park.

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

  • An "aggressive" mountain goat has been killed by park officials at Olympic National Park.

  • Former President George W. Bush will be on hand Saturday to help dedicate the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

    Joining the former president will be Vice President Joe Biden, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis.

  • Wyoming's governor believes 540 snowmobiles a day could travel through Yellowstone National Park in winter without adversely impacting wildlife, air quality, or the park's soundscape.


  • There are lots of ways to show-off your love for the national parks, from park-specific hats and pins to T-shirts. Now, through a deal orchestrated by the National Park Foundation, you can travel in style with national park-branded luggage.