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YARTS adds daily bus trips, Tuolumne route to Yosemite

May 29, 2012, 9:45 am
In an attempt to address vehicle overcrowding in Yosemite Valley, Park Service officials have dedicated one-time funding to expand bus service to the park from nearby communities. Under the pilot program, the Yosemite Area Regional Transportation System will add routes this summer in Merced, Mariposa and Mono counties, and will ...

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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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Species Spotlight: Terrapin

May 14, 2012, 11:22 am
By Heather Crowley Exploring parks offers amazing opportunities to spot different types of wildlife. While on your wildlife watch mission, don’t forget to look to the water. Plenty of animals make their habitat in the waters in and around parks. The diamondback terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin) can be found along the Atlantic ...

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National Parks Offer Ideal Viewing of Solar Eclipse

Solar EclipseMark your calendars for May 20. That Sunday will be the first solar eclipse viewable on U.S. soil in 18 years. The best way to see the amazing spectacle is in a national park. The solar eclipse can be seen in more than 30 national parks.

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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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Experience the Arctic One Page at a Time

To the Arctic Photography BookGoing on an Arctic expedition may seem like a nearly impossible journey, but photographer Florian Schulz brings the distant landscape right to the coffee table.

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