Washington, DC-Greenbelt-Park

Spring Flings

  Ten top RV Spots Sure to Delight Everyone in the Family   For many of us, spring represents getting our RVs out of storage, shaking off...
Hikers on the spectacular trail to Grinnell Glacier in Glacier National Park.

The National Park Highway: Route 89

  A leisurely exploration along U.S. Route 89 through Wyoming and Montana With the National Park Service celebrating its centennial this year, what better time to...
Jackson Lake in the morning shows why Grand Teton National Park is one of the gems of the Rocky Mountains.

Grand Teton National Park by RV

My husband, Guy, and I have visited Grand Teton National Park in northwestern Wyoming a number of times over the years. We always marvel...
Wide shot of people standing at bottom of steep cavern on sunny day

A Road Trip from Hell: 10 Wickedly Cool Places to Visit this October

You might ask the question, “Why the heck are so many places named after Satan?” Though many geographical locations live up to their devilish...
National Park Service logo on neutral background

National Park Entrance Fees Waived During Coronavirus Outbreak

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2020 – After careful consideration, Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt directed the National Park Service (NPS) to temporarily suspend the...
The remote area encompassing Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument was the last region in the United States to be mapped.

Utah’s All-American Road

Take a fantasy tour on Scenic Byway 12 through the Southwest’s finest red-rock terrain with stops at four spectacular national parks and monuments and...
Flaming Gorge Wyoming

Flaming Gorge: Land of Red Canyons, Aquamarine Water and Vivid Rainbows in Utah and...

  Flaming Gorge is exactly what its name describes: a spectacular, fiery canyon of towering red rocks carved into existence by the immense power of...
Coast Redwoods at Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park

In Search of Giants

  Visitors come from all over the world to hike through California’s primeval forests and stand in awe beneath canopies of ancient redwoods and giant...
Spectacularly blue Moraine Lake ripples across the Valley of the Ten Peaks in Banff National Park.

Around the West in 30 Days

  Fifteen tips for an epic RV trip to nine North American national parks Maybe you can relate. You and your partner brainstorm trip ideas and...
Fort Sumter

Civil War Charleston: Fort Sumter National Monument

Every American school kid learns the basic facts about the Civil War, but people who want an in-depth understanding of the intricacies of American...