Puzzles, Mysteries, and Reviews

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

  • Mystery Spot 48 is a named feature in one of America’s 397 national parks. See if you can identify it using the clues provided below.

Friday, August 24th, 2012

  • Mystery Photo 54 shows the Paradise Inn in Washington’s Mount Rainier National Park.

    The photo was taken from one of the inn’s rooms before the structure was renovated. In the background you can see Mount Rainier in all its glory.

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

  • Mystery Photo 54 shows part of a building in a national park. If you can identify this building and name the National Park System unit in which it is located you will be eligible for our monthly prize drawing and a chance to win a signed copy of Stephen R.

Friday, August 17th, 2012

  • National Park Quiz 101 challenged you to identify the “ringer park” in at least eight out of ten sets of parks. Ringer parks are underlined below, with accompanying explanations. This is not a complete tally of possible ringer park choices, just the most obvious ones.

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  • You can't visit the National Mall and Memorial Parks in Washington, D.C., and not be moved by the war memorials. They are poignant reminders of our nation's conflicts during World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War. Touring them, you can't help but think of the great sacrifices made during each conflict.

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