Martin Luther King Jr Monument

While You Were Hiking: MLK’s Dream at Age 15, Bat Night, and Voyageurs National Park

Find out more about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech, Bat Night at Mammoth Cave National Park, and the wilds of Minnesota.

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While you were hiking: Celebrating women’s right to vote, the Olmsted Document, and loving our parks

We learn about how to celebrate the 19th Amendment and women’s suffrage movement in our national parks and historic sites. Plus true stories of visiting national parks on motorcycles and how one document spurred a conservation movement.

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Car driving through Grand Teton National Park

How the West was preserved

Follow this national park road trip through iconic parks in the West. Visit eight national parks spanning more than 2,000 miles!

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Sleeping Bear Dunes

Play in the sand: National park news 8/3 - 8/10

From competing in sand castle contests to crawling up the 450-foot-high sand dune at Sleeping Bear National Park, have fun in the sandy outdoors.

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Mammoth Cave National Park

When it’s too hot outside, cool off inside these 5 national park caves

Beat the heat in national park caves like Mammoth Cave and Carlsbad Caverns. Cool down and go underground at caves in national parks.

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Woman kneeling next to tent

99 Ways to Find Your Park

In honor of our 99th birthday on August 25, we created a list of 99 Ways to #FindYourPark. The list includes a wide range of activities that you can do in urban parks, nature parks, historic parks, and everything in between.

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Cape Hatteras National Seashore

While you were hiking: FYPx, sharks, and Utah’s national parks

Read the latest news about Utah’s national parks, FYPx, and a national park canoe-sharing program!

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Denali National Park in Autumn

While You Were Hiking: Autumn, Art, and Hitting Record

In this roundup of national park news, we celebrate Rocky Mountain National Park’s 100th birthday and sled down the mysterious banks of New Mexico’s White Sands National Monument.

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Badlands National Park

Don't just fly over! 6 Midwest parks you shouldn't miss

The Midwest has a lot of natural beauty and rich history to offer! Visit 6 of the best national parks in Midwest.

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the national park foundation's Find your park expedition to mesa verde

NPF’s Find Your Park Expedition

Eight lucky online influencers and social media superstars will take the trip of a lifetime this fall. Could you be one of them? Apply to be a part of #FYPx today!

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