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  • Greetings from Glacier National Park

    Since I was 8, my family and I bounced from city to city. We even moved across the Pacific Ocean from the metropolitan Hong Kong to the cultural San Francisco. My youth was a complete whirlwind. Our first move marked the beginning of my restless mind. I never trusted a…

  • Greetings from Castillo de San Marcos National Monument

    I grew up in Central Florida where everything seems artificial so I LOVE visiting places like this fort in St. Augustine to learn about Florida history and see structures that are old because they are authentically old!! There is so much Florida history to learn about here-everything from Spanish /…

  • Greetings from Yellowstone National Park

    As an underachiever, I kept my expectations of Yellowstone very minimal. I wanted to see geysers (check!) and bison (check!). When the driver in the oncoming lane flashed his headlights at me, little did I know the thrill of a lifetime was beyond the next curve. Suddenly I was the…

  • Greetings from Yellowstone National Park

    Norris Geyser Basin was so amazing! I am used to an urban environment with incessant ambient electrical hum and traffic noise. There were just a few of us out in this area of the park early on a Saturday morning. I have never known such peace. All I could hear…

  • Greetings from Shenandoah National Park

    More than 100 children from Arlington, VA visited Shenandoah National Park in April on a trip made possible by the Every Kid in a Park program. These children were part of an after-school educational program managed by AHC Inc., whose mission is to produce and preserve high quality affordable housing…

  • Greetings from Voyageurs National Park

    As an annual camper to Voyageurs Nat'l Park I have seen the wear on this magnificant piece of America. When we camp we try to leave our campsite in better shape than when we arrived. It is important to preserve the natural beauty of this park for others to enjoy…

  • Greetings from Big Bend National Park

    Of all the places I have ever been, Big Bend is where I feel most at home. Being there fills my heart with joy and my soul with peace. Hot as it is, I wish I was there right now.

  • Greetings from Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument

    The photo shows Mt Katahdin (5,267 ft, highpoint of ME), the start or end of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail (AT). The Fall colors were at their peak – BEAUTIFUL. Drove the 17-mile Loop Road. Photo taken from Stop 6 Lookout. Did a short hike to Lynx Pond then a…

  • Greetings from Acadia National Park

    Here's me on one of the best days of my life. I decided I would drive 2,256 miles from Colorado to somewhere I'd never been but always imagined would be this beautiful. I arrived to Acadia National Park after 35 hours of driving in 7 days right as the sun…

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