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NPS COVID-19 Response

Learn about the National Park Service response to the pandemic and important info if you are planning to visit national parks.

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Remembering a World War

More than eighty years after the attack on Pearl Harbor in December of 1941, look back at how World War II changed the nation.

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Welcoming Winter

Don't get the winter blues. Come out and play at a national park this season to enjoy the scenic views and plenty to do.

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'Tis the Season

Get in the spirit of winter festivities whether you are heading to a park or staying home for the holidays.

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Calling All Bakers!

Join the Great NPS Bake Off challenge through December by creating a national park-inspired baked creation and sharing on social media.

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Atop Every Mountain

Whether enjoying breathtaking vistas, viewing wildlife, or conquering a personal challenge, create your own adventure in the mountains.

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National Park News

Find the latest news and events, search for images and videos, and discover facts and figures about the national parks.

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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: December 2, 2022