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Thursday, April 26th, 2012

  • The 20th year of this annual event in Townsend, Tennessee is going to be a non-stop celebration.

  • National Park Week seems like an appropriate time to check your personal library to ensure it's up to snuff when it comes to the national parks.

  • If you want to hike to the most pyramidal, inspiring peaks in Great Smoky Mountains National Park—Chimney Tops—don’t target the trail Monday through Thursday from May through October 18th.

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

  • With hopes of connecting more youth with national parks, the Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund has provided a $500,000 grant to the National Park Foundation to help with the Foundation's "Ticket To Ride" and "[url=

  • A long simmering dispute over a simple cross erected over Mojave National Preserve will be resolved with a land swap expected to net the National Park Service private land inside the preserve.

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