2017 Free Entrance Days at National Parks

America’s Best Idea—the national parks—is even better when it’s free! Every year, the National Parks Service waives normal admission fees on certain special periods, including National Parks Week, National Public Lands Day, and Veterans Day. The exact number of fee-free days varies from year to year: In 2015, there were a total of nine free days. In […]

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Alabama Gulf Coast Offers Variety of RV Parks & Resorts

The Alabama Gulf Coast offers a variety of more than two dozen campgrounds and RV parks and resorts. Whether you’re a rustic camper or prefer a high end resort, the options are plentiful. Pandion Ridge LLC is developing a master-planned RV resort community on Canal Road, three-tenths of a mile west of the Foley Beach Express in […]

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America’s Best State Parks

Every year, America’s nearly 8,000 state parks see more than 720 million visitors—more than two-and-a-half times the number of all visits to national parks, which include marquee names such as Yosemite, Yellowstone, Grand Canyon, Zion, and Great Smoky Mountains. State parks tend to be smaller than national parks, and relatively modest in comparison, but they form the […]

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