We partner with groups both within and outside the National Park Service to create interactive maps. This gallery highlights some of our recent projects. Each of these projects is built using one or more of our tools.
If you've built a map with our tools and would like to share it with others, send us an email with a link, description, and title for the map and we will add it to the gallery.
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State Page Maps
The National Park Service helps preserve and protect America's special places. These maps detail where the National Park Service is active in each state. Each map shows National Park Service boundaries along with many NPS program locations like the National Register of Historic Places, Federal Lands to Parks, Preserve America Grants, etc. Choose a state and dive in!
Real-time Road Closures
This map shows the real-time open/close status of the 469 mile Blue Ridge Parkway.
Park staff use a simple online interface to keep the status of sections of the parkway up-to-date. Their changes show up immediately on the map.
Footsteps of History
Follow the movements of Confederate and Union units during the Battle of Beaver Dam Creek that took place on June 26, 1862. This battle was part of the Seven Days Battles campaign, that took part on land that is protected as part of Richmond National Battlefield Park.
Parks with Bears
This map shows the National Parks where one or more bear species have been reported.
Air Quality in Parks
Air pollution affects scenic and natural resources across the country, including lakes, streams, plants, and wildlife. This map shows an overview of air quality conditions...
Civil War 150th Plan Your Visit
This Plan Your Visit map was built as part of the National Park Service's efforts to celebrate the sesquicentennial of the Civil War. It displays...
Solar Eclipse 2012
A total of 154 U.S. national parks provided views of the 2012 annular eclipse. This map showed the views of the eclipse from different parks....
Network to Freedom
This map contains sites, interpretive programs, and research facilities that are included in the National Park Service National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom.
Denali Bear Tracker
This heat map demonstrates three bears (#s 573, 576 and 586) whose movements were tracked in Denali National Park during the Summer of 2006. The...