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1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen
Officials at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and Indiana Dunes State Park want people to know they have much more than just sand.
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5 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee
Stanislaus National Forest officials say they are opening several seasonal roads, campgrounds and day use areas, including Rainbow Pool Day Use Area and Rim of the World Vista.
9 hrs ago | HeraldNet
Crater Lake National Park averaged 460 inches of snow each year between 2000 and 2013.
People will gather for the 19th Annual Remembrance Ceremony Saturday morning at the Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum, 620 N. Harvey Ave. The ceremony will begin shortly before 9 a.m. Saturday.
The largest one-day river cleanup in metro Atlanta collected its largest amount of trash in its short history.
Olympic National Park officials are searching for ways to protect the Enchanted Valley Chalet.
It is not much of an exaggeration to say that Douglas W. Vogus knows almost every colorful bird along the Towpath Trail.
"Slowly over the years Paul has sparingly relinquished information about his experiences in Vietnam," said Pat Watters about her husband, who was an UH-1 pilot with the Navy Seawolves in Vietnam.
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A memorial and museum built to remember the worst act of domestic terrorism on American soil is in the midst of a $7 million upgrade so it can better portray how different the world was when Timothy McVeigh blew up the Oklahoma City federal building 19 years ago Saturday.
In a sure sign of spring, and a perk to those living in Alaska, the only road into Denali National Park and Preserve was opened Friday to Mile 30. Officials say weather permitting, the road will remain open to that mile marker until May 20, when tour buses begin running for the summer.
Montoya gave Newcastle photographer Autumn Moore permission to share Cohen's newborn pictures on Facebook.
Entrance fees will be waived at all U.S. national park sites this Saturday and Sunday, April 19-20, to kick off National Park Week, which runs through April 27. With more than 400 National Park Service sites covering 84 million acres in the United States, there are plenty of spots to explore.
Due to the continued very high fire danger and current level of fire activity in the State of Utah, Superintendent Kate Cannon has announced fire restrictions for Arches and Canyonlands National Parks, and Natural Bridges and Hovenweep National Monuments.
In this Sunday, June 23, 2013 file photo, daredevil Nik Wallenda speaks during a news conference after crossing a tightrope 1,500 feet above the Little Colorado River Gorge, on the Navajo reservation outside the boundaries of Grand Canyon National Park.
On a bright, brisk morning in early March, huge shadows glide back and forth across Bath Road.