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The Most Popular National Parks In the USA

The United States established the world’s very first national park: Yellowstone, that geothermal and wildlife wonderland in the Middle Rockies, back in 1872. Today the National Park Service manages nearly 60 parks (in addition to a slew of national recreation areas, historic sites, and other units), which in 2016 saw nearly 331 million visitors: a record level. Within this grand system of public lands you’ll find some of the most sublime scenery and precious ecosystems in the country: from the boreal lakes of northern Minnesota to the redwood rainforest of the California coast, from the Brooks Range crests of Arctic … Continue reading

Parks4Kids. The Gift of Being Outside.

“Go outside and play!” Bet you heard that more than once as a kid. Well Mom and Dad were right. Playing outside is good for our bodies, our brains, our relationships, and our connection to our environment. But in a world increasingly dominated by screens and a developed geography that isn’t always conducive to communities being able to “go outside and play”, Parks4Kids has emerged to make that playtime possible. Parks4Kids was created by the Outdoor Foundation and Outdoor Industry Association in celebration of our National Parks Centennial. The goal is to more readily connect today’s kids with our National Parks … Continue reading