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Alcatraz Island

California
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  • Birdwatching
  • Historical
  • Shopping
  • Tours
  • Wildlife Viewing
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Come to Alcatraz for a prison tour while enjoying the historical and cultural experiences unique to the San Francisco Bay.

Appalachian National Scenic Trail

Connecticut, Georgia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia
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  • Birdwatching
  • Camping
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Stargazing
  • Wildlife Viewing
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Thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail is on many serious hiker's bucket list, but the AT also has great day hikes and campgrounds for hikers of all levels.

Appomattox Court House National Historical Park

Virginia
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  • Birdwatching
  • Children's Programs
  • Hiking
  • Historical
  • Tours
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About the Park

History comes to life at this historic park. Plan a national park trip to the scene of the end of the Civil War and experience history with your family.

Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial

Virginia
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  • Historical
  • Tours
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This home of Robert E. Lee is surrounded by Arlington National Cemetery. Visitors can schedule tours or walk through the house at their own pace.

Booker T. Washington National Monument

Virginia
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  • Hiking
  • Arts & Culture
  • Historical
  • Picnicking
  • Tours
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About the Park

On April 5, 1856, a child who later called himself Booker T. Washington was born in slavery on this 207-acre tobacco farm.

Cabrillo National Monument

California
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  • Children's Programs
  • Birdwatching
  • Hiking
  • Historical
  • Shopping
  • Wildlife Viewing
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About the Park

Cabrillo National Monument offers a superb view of San Diego's harbor and skyline and includes Old Point Loma Lighthouse, a San Diego icon since 1854.

California National Historic Trail

California, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Wyoming
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  • Arts & Culture
  • Biking
  • Camping
  • Hiking
  • Historical
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drive
  • Tours
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A river running through Carlin Canyon along the California National Historic Trail in Nevada
About the Park

Running over a total of 1,000 miles scattered across 10 states, the California National Historic Trail traces one of the greatest mass migrations in American history in the mid-1800s as over 250,000 emigrants traveled westwards towards the promises of golden fields and rich farmlands of California.

Castle Mountains National Monument

California
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  • Camping
  • Historical
  • Scenic Drive
  • Wildlife Viewing
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About the Park

Located in the Mojave Desert, this National Monument has Joshua trees and unparalleled landscape views. 

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Starry sky in Joshua Tree National Park
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