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1 hr ago | Merced Sun-Star
In this photo taken July 2, 2014, Rhonda Hendricks, left, and her husband Doug are splashed by water at the weeping wall along Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier National Park in West Glacier, Mont.
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5 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay
The ever-changing geology of Yellowstone National Park has melted an asphalt road, blocking access to several popular geysers and other thermal features at the height of tourist season.
6 hrs ago | KERA-TV Dallas
The National Park Service oversees 59 national parks, as well as numerous monuments and other recreational and historic sites.
10 hrs ago | The Washington Post
With a big line of storms barreling out of the mountains, we decided to meet at the Lincoln Memorial for a storm chase.
One of the great destinations at Acadia National Park isn't on Mount Desert Island off Maine's coast.
White Sands National Monument offers a variety of activities and programs year-round including hiking, primitive camping, picnics, educational tours, cultural events and more.
Award-winning Colorado author Mary Taylor Young will be the special guest in Estes Park on Friday, July 18 for two events hosted by Macdonald Book Shop and the Estes Valley Library.
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The tourism site, visitrainier.com , wants to help visitors enjoy Mount Rainier's famous wildflowers by offering a wildflower identification guide, wildflower reports and a photo sharing contest.
While there had been much talk and meetings about changing the name of the monument located in western Colorado, U.S. Sen. Mark Udall said recent public polling shows there's a need for continued talk about the redesignation.
Summer vacation means that people will be loading up the car and heading to national parks.
An Oregon congressman is asking the Interior Department to work with states to curb gray wolf hunting around Yellowstone National Park.
"This action will ensure financial sustainability, provide more efficient use of resources, and help these parks to better serve the visiting public," Austin said.
Public input is being sought about coal mine drainage mitigation and treatment in the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area.
In the mid-1950s, air travel was a shadow of the highly advanced operation of checks and rules seen today.
Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park is easier to find. Park officials are celebrating the recent installation of 13 new navigational signs.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 03:30 pm
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