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46 min ago | The Charlotte Observer
CHEROKEE, N.C. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park needs volunteers to assist visitors near the Oconaluftee Visitor Center.
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46 min ago | The Tennessean
Construction could begin as early as this summer on a Collections Preservation Center to house documents and artifacts from the region that relate to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and other federal recreation areas.
It's just two days on the river, but the section of the Colorado River that flows through Cataract Canyon in Canyonlands National Park is one of the best not only in the West but in the entire country for whitewater aficionados and admirers of spectacular red rock scenery.
Tourism at the 13 national parks in Texas add significant dollars to the state's economy.
On his next trip, he drove west to see the natural wonders of states such as New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming.
Volunteers are teaming with the Civil War Trust will work with local preservationists on maintenance of Civil War sites on March 22. The Corinth Battlefield Unit of Shiloh National Military Park along with the Friends of the Siege and Battle of Corinth and the William P. Rogers Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp will participate in the landscaping ... (more)
A new online movie follows a scientist as he travels the remote coast of Olympic National Park to monitor the health of the park's rocky intertidal community.
A well-known cedar tree said to be 1,000 years old has partially collapsed, and its fate will soon be decided by an Olympic National Park botanist.
There are only so many vehicles you can squeeze into Zion National Park , and even fewer parking spots.
Marine Corps veteran Clint Griffin looks at the names of Americans who died in the Vietnam War on a traveling Vietnam War memorial that is visiting San Diego.
Here is the latest entry in my Appreciation of Oregon series. As I dig into my personal archives to share some of my favorite pictures from some of my favorite places, I'll also share a story or two.
He was a state representative for 11 years, past chairman of the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, and was president of the Allentown Economic Development Corp. from 1996 to 2003.
The Greeley Historic Preservation Commission continues the free 2014 History Brown Bag Series held on the 4th Thursday of each month from January through October, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m., at the Greeley History Museum, 714 8th Street.
Lucho Rossi gets ready to walk dogs on a trail on Monday, July 15, 2013, in Tiburon, Calif.
The family of a woman who was beaten to death, before her body was dumped at the foot of Colorado National Monument, gasped with joy and applauded in court as a Mesa County judge announced the maximum sentence in the case.
Federal officials say a wolf that fled from Isle Royale National Park and was found dead on the Minnesota mainland had been shot with a pellet gun.