National Parks That Excel In Fall & Winter

A big part of the fascination of National Parks comes from their incredible diversity. Because they were intended to preserve the best of America’s natural, cultural, and historical assets, the parks can’t help being loaded with superlatives: biggest, deepest, hottest, wettest … and much more. For example, we all know that Death Valley National Park […]

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National Parks Offer More Than Nature

National Parks date back to 1872, so it might seem a little unusual that they’re celebrating their centennial this year. It’s because the agency that manages the parks—the U.S. National Park Service—wasn’t created until 1916. So who gets credit for creating the national parks? Congress established Yellowstone National Park in 1872, and it was President […]

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National Parks Service Designates 10 Parks as Historic Landmarks

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis recently announced the designation of 10 new national historic landmarks. The designation recognizes the properties as places that possess exceptional value and quality in illustrating or interpreting the heritage of the United States. The 10 national historic landmarks announced are: […]

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Earthly Paradise: Zion National Park

When it comes to standing in awe of nature’s magnificence, it’s hard to beat the Grand Circle Tour—especially the northern arc that carves across southern Utah and encompasses Zion National Park at the western edge and Arches National Park to the east. In between are the natural wonders of Cedar Breaks National Monument, Bryce Canyon National Park, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Natural Bridges […]

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RVC Outdoor Destinations Completes Yosemite RV Resort Redevelopment

RVC Outdoor Destinations, the nation’s leading provider of high-quality outdoor vacation properties, has completed the redevelopment and conversion of Yosemite RV Resort, which has joined its nationwide network of high-quality resort properties. The campground, which was previously operated as a KOA franchise under the name Yosemite South Coarsegold, has been expanded and received extensive upgrades […]

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Airstream Introduces Basecamp

The iconic Airstream silver bullet just got smaller—good news if you don’t drive a full-size pickup. Jackson Center, Ohio-based Airstream recently announced the launch of its newest travel trailer, the Airstream Basecamp. With a base weight of 2,585 pounds, you can pull it behind crossovers and small SUVs. Loaded with gear, it has a maximum trailer capacity […]

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