Category Archives: National Parks

Best National Parks To Visit This Spring

Spring brings a fresh start, a chance to put away layers of clothes and roam free and easy. And there’s no better place to find renewal than a national park, our unbeatable natural treasures. Spring brings a renewal, warmer temperatures, … Continue reading

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Northern Arizona Beyond the Grand Canyon

Although Arizona is synonymous with the Grand Canyon National Park, there is so much more for RVers to explorer and discover. Most people have heard of the beautiful red rock monoliths of Sedona. But not as many have heard of … Continue reading

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RV Travel in Canada

RVing in Canada is gaining in popularity as an affordable vacation. The scale and grandeur of this incredible country has to be seen to be appreciated. Canada is a country that once visited, creates memories that last a lifetime. Canada … Continue reading

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How Stupid Can You Be?

How stupid can you be? How can anyone be stupid enough to feed wieners, pepperoni sticks, and bread to a black bear? That’s the question wildlife officials are asking following an incident on the David Thompson Highway (Highway 11) near … Continue reading

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Glacier Skywalk Offers Stunning Views of Columbia Icefield

A brand new attraction in the Canadian Rockies offers stunning views, a breathtaking experience, and a dramatic new way to view the world-renowned Columbia Icefield. The Glacier Skywalk, an impressive curved glass-floored observation platform suspended 918 feet (280 metres) above … Continue reading

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Discover the Golden Isles: St. Simons & Sea Island

Four beautiful isles—St. Simons, Little St. Simons, Jekyll, and Sea—and a nearby coastal town are known collectively as Brunswick and the Golden Isles of Georgia. St. Simons Island The largest of The Golden Isles, St. Simons Island continues to reveal … Continue reading

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Triassic Park: Petrified Forest National Park

We recently toured Petrified Forest National Park, one of the world’s largest and most vibrantly colored assemblies of petrified wood, historic structures, and archeological sites. The experience exceeded our expectations. The park is actually composed of two sections: the north … Continue reading

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National Parks Impact Local Economies

The economic benefits for communities located near national parks and other recreation and scenic hot spots are significant—as long as access to those areas is preserved. The National Park Service concludes that, nationwide, the country’s parks contributed more than $14.7 … Continue reading

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2014 Fee Free Days at National Parks

Circle the dates on the calendar and plan your trip—America’s 401 national parks will offer free admission on nine days in 2014, including several holidays! The 2014 entrance fee-free days are: January 20: Martin Luther King Jr. Day February 15-17: … Continue reading

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National Park Service Accused of Gestapo Tactics at Yellowstone

Pat Vaillancourt went on a trip last week that was intended to showcase some of America’s greatest treasures. Instead, the Massachusetts resident said she and others on her tour bus witnessed an ugly spectacle that made her embarrassed, angry, and … Continue reading

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