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National Parks

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  • Save Some Green In Celebration Of Earth Day

    Save Some Green In Celebration Of Earth Day
    Earth Day is Wednesday, April 22, and some businesses are honoring the planet with eco-deals. >>Make a purchase at a Disney Store on Earth Day and you'll get a free "Monkey Kingdom" reusable tote bag. >>Make a purchase at Origins any time from April...
  • Workshop kicks off to plot Pullman monument's future

    Workshop kicks off to plot Pullman monument's future
    In the two months since President Barack Obama named the Pullman factory district the city's first national monument, Chicagoans have been left to ponder what that designation will mean. The Chicago chapter of the American Institute of Architects and the...
  • Rim of the Valley Corridor study released, recommends expansion over new park

    Rim of the Valley Corridor study released, recommends expansion over new park
    Following multiple delays and the urging of local lawmakers to publish its findings, the National Park Service released its draft report Tuesday on the Rim of the Valley Corridor study, recommending a boundary adjustment as a less costly and more...
  • National Park Week begins with free admission this weekend

    National Park Week begins with free admission this weekend
    National Park Week starts this weekend, a good time to plan a trip to Yosemite or Joshua Tree and take advantage of free admission on Saturday and Sunday. The fee-free days this weekend apply to all national parks, historic sites and other locations...
  • California's national parks

    California's national parks
    Find out about historic and scenic sites as well as programs, fees and directions to California's national parks, monuments and recreation areas: Alcatraz Island, Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Ft. Mason, B201, San Francisco; (415) 561-4900 or...
  • Reader recommendation: Costa Rica park guide Johan Chaves is a natural

    I 100% recommend Johan Chaves to show you the wildlife and nature in Manuel Antonio National Park in Costa Rica. Without him, we would have missed all of the sloths, snakes and monkeys around us. We returned to the park a few days later and ran into him...
  • Mountain climber Evan Klofach, 79, heads out on his 'last big adventure'

    Mountain climber Evan Klofach, 79, heads out on his 'last big adventure'
    While many retirees devote time to exercising, volunteering and spending time with family, Evan Klofach has managed to squeeze in another activity — visiting majestic mountain ranges. From the Matterhorn in the Swiss Alps to Alpamayo in the...
  • Florida's python problem: Snakes are decimating mammals in the Everglades

    Florida's python problem: Snakes are decimating mammals in the Everglades
    Florida has a python problem, and it may be worse than anyone thought. In a new study, researchers found that the voracious appetite of the Burmese python can outpace even the reproductive speed of the marsh rabbit, a small brown bunny that seems to...
  • Free entrance to national parks during Presidents Day weekend

    Free entrance to national parks during Presidents Day weekend
    National parks will waive entrance fees Saturday through Monday in honor of Presidents Day weekend. It's the longest fee-free period of the year for national parks. The free admission applies to more than 400 parks nationwide, including Yosemite, Joshua...
  • Free fun for Presidents Day weekend

    Free fun for Presidents Day weekend
    It's a BOGO! This long weekend we're celebrating two holidays with Valentine's Day on Saturday and Presidents Day on Monday. For a change, I'm suggesting we forgo shopping and sales and get out and enjoy some free fun in the South Florida sun. In...
  • Florida beach named best beach in the U.S. by TripAdvisor

    Florida beach named best beach in the U.S. by TripAdvisor
    Siesta Beach near Sarasota has consistently won accolades from travelers around the world, and now it can add one more: TripAdvisor's best beach in the U.S. The user-review travel site rolled out the results for best beaches as part of its Travelers'...