Recent Articles

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    A National Park That Feels Like the Moon

    Jul 2019 | By Jennifer Errick

    Tomorrow is the 50-year anniversary of Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin’s historic moon walk. Astronomy fans may not realize that one month after this “giant leap for mankind,” Apollo…

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    Halls of Independence

    Jul 2019 | By Nicolas Brulliard

    Did you know that four national park sites preserve the homes of signers of the Declaration of Independence?

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    8 Easy Adventures for Hikers of All Fitness Levels

    Jun 2019 | By Zach Ragbourn, Jennifer Errick

    New independent film features a series of low-effort, high-reward hikes for finding joy in the outdoors.

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    The Park at the Heart of World Pride

    Jun 2019 | By Timothy Leonard

    New York City’s Stonewall National Monument commemorates 50 years of history this week as NPCA and our supporters continue to explore preserving important sites in LGBTQ history.

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    5 Summer Tips to Leave No Trace Outdoors

    Jun 2019 | By Katherine McKinney

    Ways to enjoy day trips and vacations while causing minimal harm to the landscape.

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    8 Dog-Friendly National Park Sites

    Jun 2019 | By Sarah Duensing

    Vacation with your furry family member at one of these fun parks.