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National Park Ambassadors

They maintain habitats, educate visitors, and preserve history. They're rangers, museum curators, engineers, volunteers, landscape architects, and fire fighters. They're the treasured stewards of our national parks. They're National Park Ambassadors.

Behind every national park is a team of ordinary people who are dedicated to maintaining the extraordinary. They may not wear capes, but they're heroes in our book. Meet the individuals who protect our parks and send thanks to an NPS employee or volunteer who made your last visit extra special.

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No thank you is too small! We celebrate Park Heroes 24/7, 365 days a year.
Thank you, All National Park Ambassadors.Thank you all so much for your dedication so that all visitors may have an enjoyable and safe visit.Read more
Thank you, All National Park Ambassadors.Thank you all so much for your dedication so that all visitors may have an enjoyable and safe visit.

Linda M., Illinois

Thank you, All Ambassadors .Thanks for all your hard work. I am forever grateful.Read more
Thank you, All Ambassadors .Thanks for all your hard work. I am forever grateful.

Nora W., New York

Thank you, To all the kind and hardworking park rangers.I have visited many national parks over many years and am so grateful to the rangers. They not only keep the parks beautiful and render...Read more
Thank you, To all the kind and hardworking park rangers.I have visited many national parks over many years and am so grateful to the rangers. They not only keep the parks beautiful and render great and much knowledge to their visitors. Their visible love for nature in the parks is contagious, reminding us that we should care and protect these beneficent lands. Three cheers!

Nansi B., New Hampshire

Thank you, NPS Ambassadors.So many thanks and so much gratitude for maintaining one our national treasures!Read more
Thank you, NPS Ambassadors.So many thanks and so much gratitude for maintaining one our national treasures!

Jan S., Michigan

Thank you, National Park rangers.Thank you so much for all of your wonderful work for all of the communities you are supporting around the country. I have especially...Read more
Thank you, National Park rangers.Thank you so much for all of your wonderful work for all of the communities you are supporting around the country. I have especially appreciated the folks in Philadelphia, Gettysburg, Washington, DC and at the Grand Canyon most recently (Pre-COVID!). You are heroes!

Renee C., New Jersey

Thank you, All Park employees.My heartfelt thanks for your dedication and hard work to make the park closest to where I live such a gorgeous respite from our quarantine.Read more
Thank you, All Park employees.My heartfelt thanks for your dedication and hard work to make the park closest to where I live such a gorgeous respite from our quarantine.

Susan T., Pennsylvania

Thank you, Darin Brinkmeyer.Darin, thank you so much for all you do to keep "our" park clean, well groomed and safe for me and my family to enjoy. Keep up...Read more
Thank you, Darin Brinkmeyer.Darin, thank you so much for all you do to keep "our" park clean, well groomed and safe for me and my family to enjoy. Keep up the good work and stay safe!

Peggy B., North Carolina

Thank you, Ranger Katie.Ranger Katie was knowledgeable and friendly! She totally made our visit. Read more
Thank you, Ranger Katie.Ranger Katie was knowledgeable and friendly! She totally made our visit.

Brian G., Virginia

Thank you, All NPS Employees.To ALL NPS Employees in. ALL of our parks, THANK YOU for your selfless service -- you continue to be, along with our armed forces personnel...Read more
Thank you, All NPS Employees.To ALL NPS Employees in. ALL of our parks, THANK YOU for your selfless service -- you continue to be, along with our armed forces personnel, the heart and soul of our federal government. This summer will have me checking off my final five NPS sites in the lower 48, and raising my total to 400 sites in the past decade. And at EVERY location, the efforts of all NPS personnel have been inspirational and deeply appreciated!

Jeff W., Indiana

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