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Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

  • The gates will open Thursday for winter traffic at Yellowstone National Park, but it's likely a key ingredient will be in short supply: snow.

    In a release park officials said that "beginning Thursday morning, visitors will be able to travel on commercially guided snowmobiles or rubber-tracked snowcoaches between the

  • A California congressman has dusted off a nearly century-old law in a bid to see the Hetch Hetchy Valley of Yosemite National Park drained and restored.

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Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

  • The body of a New York man who went out for a day hike in Mount Rainier National Park was recovered Tuesday.

  • Holiday tours have been scheduled for the James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Ohio.

    Tours of the Garfield home during the week between Christmas and New Year’s will be available between 12 p.m.-5 p.m.

  • An upcoming mid-December event at Valley Forge National Historical Park has nothing to do with the holiday season, but plenty to do with the story of our nation: a reenactment of the desperate march by Washington's army to Valley Forge in search of shelter and safety.