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Great Outdoors Month

Enjoy the great outdoors! Discover many different activities you can do in national parks.

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Dive In!

Explore the above and underwater world of complex ecosystems, maritime heritage, and exciting recreational opportunities in our oceans.

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Juneteenth National Independence Day

Discover the origins and traditions of Juneteenth, one of the oldest known commemorations related to the abolition of slavery in the US.

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Safety Out on the Water

Navigate waters safely with tips to be prepared, stay vigilant,and know how to react to keep your boating adventures fun.

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Summer Sun, Park Fun

There are endless ways to enjoy national parks all summer! Find ways to play and stay safe while out and about.

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Join the #RecreateResponsibly Movement

Learn how to model best practices to protect America's treasures while looking out for each other's health and safety.

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Social Media

Follow, share, and be a part of the conversation on official National Park Service social media channels.

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Photos, Videos, Webcams & More

Explore the national parks through multimedia. Search for photos, videos, webcams, and audio files on any topic.

Last updated: June 3, 2024