Park Passes and Fees
Current road conditions for Yosemite are available at http://www.nps.gov/yose/planyourvisit/conditions.htm. Call (209) 372-0200 (press 1 then 1) for the most up-to-date condition. Specific information about Tioga Pass is available at http://www.nps.gov/yose/planyourvisit/tiogaopen.htm.
The National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, held annually on the Ellipse, between the National Mall and the White House in Washington, D.C., will take place on Thursday, December 6, 2012, at 5 p.m.READ MORE
With another year of renovations under her belt, Lady Liberty reopens her crown to the public on October 28, 2012. The welcoming beacon of the New York Harbor, embodying freedom and democracy, closed her doors the day after her 125th birthday last year, and will reopen just in time to celebrate her 126th.READ MORE
Get out your hiking boots and prepare the kids for a super Saturday in the great outdoors. National Public Lands Day (NPLD) is September 29, 2012 and allows visitors to gain FREE entrance to select public lands. Here’s your opportunity to visit that park you’ve always wanted to check out.
To find out ATV rules within the forest, please call the forest office at (208) 373-4100. There are plenty of ATV opportunities in Boise National Forest. To lean more, check out the OHV trails.
The Glen Canyon area is the main attraction of Page, AZ. From the Glen Canyon National Recreation Center, you can book rafting trips and other water sports, canyon tours, and other outdoor adventures. Other places of interest in the area include: Antelope Canyon, Rainbow Bridge, Glen Canyon Dam, Vermillion Cliffs, Wahweap Marina, and the Hanging Garden-Chains area.
Some campsites are on a first come, first-served basis. For all other campsites, reservations may be done ahead of time online or by phone. The link below is for the official Great Smoky Mountain website, which links to online reservation sites and gives the numbers for the park offices. You should be able to use your Access Pass when making reservations. Please note the times that the different campsite offices are open before calling.