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Androscoggin Riverlands State Park

Lying near Maine's second largest urban area (Lewiston/Auburn), Androscoggin Riverlands State Park is a 2,675-acre expanse with 12 miles of river frontage. More than half of Maine's population lives within an hour's drive of this park, which is the fifth largest in the state. An extensive trail network and ...

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Chattahoochee Bend State Park

 Located in a graceful bend of the Chattahoochee River, the park is a haven for paddlers, campers and anglers. At 2,910 acres, Chattahoochee Bend is one of Georgia’s largest state parks, protecting five miles of river frontage. A boat ramp provides easy access to the water, while more than ...

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Loxahatchee Wildlife Refuge is for the birds

November 29, 2012, 7:30 am
Over the course of a year, nearly 260 species of birds and waterfowl have been spotted in this vast preserve of wet prairies, sawgrass marshes, sloughs and tree islands, making the Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge an official “Gateway” along the official Great Florida Birding Trail. And the birds share this ...

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Is Highway 120 Tioga Pass still open when coming in from the east?
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Yosemite National Park, California, Park Passes and Fees, Touring
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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. 

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The Statue of Liberty’s Crown Reopens After Yearlong Closure

Statue of Liberty. Source: NPS.gov.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.

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15 Stellar Hiking Trails On National Wildlife Refuges

A young hiker tackles a rock scramble along the Charon’s Garden Trail in Wichita Mountains National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. Refuges offer outstanding fall hiking, from mild to strenuous. Photo: David SmithWhy see Labor Day as a season ender? One of the year’s best hiking times is about to begin. For a treat this fall, explore some standout trails on national wildlife refuges.

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Astoria Park: Beyond the Pool

Astoria Park. Photo by Kacey Herlihy.Astoria Park, located in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens, New York, contains over 56 acres of sprawling lawns, walking trails, extensive facilities, and exquisite views.

 

The land was acquired by the City of New York as parkland in 1913. Rich in history and splendor, Astoria Park is an oasis in the busy city of New York providing plenty of activities and relaxation.

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FREE Entry to National Parks on National Public Lands Day 2012

National Public Lands DayGet 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.

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California National Historic Trail Interpretive Center

The California National Historic Trail Interpretive Center is overseen by the Bureau of Land Management is located in Elko, Nevada. The center's main exhibit hall guides visitors through six different geographical zones--across the Great Plains and crossing the Sierra Nevada, for instance--of the California National Historic Trail. Observe replicas ...

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Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park Quarter Bursts with Beauty

Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park Quarters America the Beautiful Quarter ProgramOn August 27 the public will get an eyeful with the release of the Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park Quarter. The coin features a spectacular eruption of Kilauea Volcano, with lava spitting high in the air.

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