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Acadia National Park Quarter Features Maine’s Famous Coastline

Acadia National Quarter America the Beautiful QuarterThe first U.S. national park on the East Coast is now forever engraved on a coin. The Acadia National Park Quarter is the third America the Beautiful Quarter this year and the thirteenth coin in the series.

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S.D. Tribe Poised To Take Back Part Of Badlands

May 29, 2012, 9:40 am
Federal officials are about to join hands with a tribe in South Dakota in a proposal to make part of the Badlands National Park the first ever tribally-run national park in the country. The agreement comes after years of sometimes bitter land disputes over the south unit of the ...

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National Kids to Parks Day

It's time to get out and enjoy the spring with the kids! Take the family to your favorite outdoor location for National Kids to Parks Day (KTP). The day is set for Saturday, May 19, 2012.

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Four Rivers added to Chesapeake National Historic Trail

May 17, 2012, 8:00 am
Joined by Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley and other leaders in a ceremony at Sandy Point State Park, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar today designated four water trails as new historic connecting components of the existing Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail. Today’s Secretarial designation recognizes the significance of ...

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Secret National Parks of NYC

Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, New YorkNew York City is better known for its sweeping avenues, towering skyscrapers and massive crowds than its green pastures. But there’s more to the Concrete Jungle than meets the eye. Outdoor areas and recreation are plentiful here—if you know where to look. We uncover three noteworthy spots that take you away from the hustle and bustle of the Big Apple.

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Where can I buy just the Yellowstone Oh, Ranger! guide book?
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Yellowstone National Park, Archaeology, Food/Dining, Boating, Geology, Flora & Fauna, Caving, Camping, Climbing, Fishing, History/Culture, Hiking, Kids Activities, Lodging, Park Passes and Fees, Photography, Hunting, Preservation, Volcanology, Picnicking, Regional Activities, RVing, Tennis, Touring, Water Sports, Winter Sports
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Thanks for your interest in our Oh, Ranger! Yellowstone National Park guide. Many park visitors love our handy little booklet. The best way to get a copy is to call us at 212-581-3380. We'd be happy to ship a copy in the mail.

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How long does it take to drive from Spokane WA to Glacier Natl Park?
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The drive is about five hours when you follow I-90 E to US 93-N and then US-2 E. But give yourself plenty of time to get there in case of road construction or delays. For more information, please call the park office at (406) 888-7800.

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Parks are Free During National Park Week 2012

April 20, 2012, 7:50 am
National Park Week 2012 begins this Saturday, April 21 and runs through April 29. During National Park Week, all 397 national parks in the country will have FREE admission! Parks will offer additional family friendly activities and events. Search the events calendar for National Park Week events near you. During ...

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Southern Grand Circle Road Trip

April 12, 2012, 2:34 pm
by Phil Bencomo Encompassing much of southern New Mexico and western Texas, the Southern Grand Circle features some of the Southwest’s most spectacular scenery, all less than half a day’s drive from El Paso. With mild temperatures and flowering fauna, spring is the perfect season for a road trip through ...

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Cape Hatteras Lighthouse

Hours of Operation Visitors can climb the historic Cape Hatteras Lighthouse and visit its accompanying keepers' quarters. The lighthouse typically opens on the third Friday in April and closes after Columbus Day. Climbing hours are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily in the spring and fall, and 9 a.m. to ...

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