Welcome to our Shared Stories section, where visitors to our parks and NPCA donors have chosen to share their thoughts and stories regarding our National Parks! Thank you to all who have shared their story with the rest of us!
Want to share your own story of a park visit or perhaps a reason why you support NPCA? Click below to share your own story with others!
Carrie C. , August 18, 2013
I just got back from my very first trip to Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky with my boyfriend. We had made our reservations a while back and for the past week we had been checking our camping gear and double and triple checking our to-pack...
Willard Marlow , August 15, 2013
Joining is the right thing to do!
J.C. , August 8, 2013
Our National Parks and other federal public lands are facing devastating and unnecessary harm due to forced budget cuts by Congress and the actions of various destructive, short-sighted special interests like the mining and oil & natural gas...
captainvarga , August 6, 2013
It’s a most beautiful experience driving through a National Park, makes me want to stay and be a part of it.
Evgeniya Saunders , August 2, 2013
If you want to see a paradise, go to Mt. Rainier National Park. It is an absolutely incredible and gorgeous place to visit. It's beauty is so overwhelming and serene, that touches everyone, reaches deep in heart and makes happy. Early August is a...
Evelyn Moyer , August 2, 2013
As a westerner, I love the wide open spaces and understand the need to take care of our wild places. If we don't do it, who will?
Travis brannon , July 13, 2013
I have made 31 trips to Cumberland Island National Seashore, in as many years. I highly recomend it to everyone. A week in the backcountry is a soul recharging spiritual experience.
vernona killingsworth , July 30, 2013
I have lived in Michigan, Ohio, Montana and currently live in Anchorage , Alaska. The parks in all the states are beautiful. Last year my daughter and son -in-law went to Yellowstone, Grand Teton and all over Montana , Wyoming. The parks and the...
Eve Woodward , July 26, 2013
As I see the natural waters becoming brown instead of blue as I remember playing in as a child, I only hope that we can restore and prevent further damage so that my grandchildren can enjoy the same beautiful lakes and parks. Big business needs...
Sandy Hickman , July 25, 2013
Since my now 20 year old daughter was 16 we have been traveled from Kansas to Minnesota each year for a 2 week camping in the Superior National Forest. Words cannot express what those times of tranquility and just being able to surround ourselves...