Yosemite, Alcatraz Remain Open Amid Federal Shutdown, Muir Woods Closed Yosemite National Park and Alcatraz remained open to visitors Sunday while several other National Parks shuttered their doors amid the federal government shutdown.
Senior Citizens Get $10 Lifetime National Park Pass; For NowIf you're 62 years or older, you can get a lifetime pass to all National Parks for just $10-- for now.
Deadly Beauty Hidden In National ParksTwo California National Parks – Yosemite and the Golden Gate National Recreational Area -- are among the deadliest in the nation, according to a special report by Outside magazine.
Cash-Strapped National Parks System Considers Alcohol Advertising Within ParksThe cash-strapped National Parks system continues to look for new forms of revenue to help keep the parks maintained and open to the public, but a new proposal to allow alcohol companies to place their logos within the parks is getting the ire of health groups.
Free Weekend As National Park Service Turning 100-Years OldThe National Park Service turns 100-years old Thursday, and it's celebrating all weekend long.
Best National Parks For CampingFive of the best national parks in America for camping this year
Bay Area's National Parks Pumping $1 Billion Into Local Economy, Report FindsThe Bay Area’s eleven National Parks sites are more popular than ever, and the result is more tourist dollars being directed into Bay Area communities and businesses.
7 Most Spectacular Waterfalls In The WorldEscape from your day-to-day lives and head off somewhere distant where you can be swept away by the beauty of some of the world’s most fascinating waterfalls.
Record Number Of Visitors At National Parks In 2015Many of the country's most prominent national parks, including Grand Canyon, Yellowstone and Zion, set new visitation records in 2015.
Best Backpacking Trails In The Continental U.S.A brief profile of five of the best backtracking trails in the continental United States...
Backpackers Guide To AsiaTravel guide for three of the best countries to visit in Asia for backpackers
Top 5 National Monuments In & Around The Bay AreaA brief profile of five of the best national monuments in or within driving distance of the Bay Area

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