Sleigh with wrapped presents in front of a historic mansion

'Tis the Season

Get in the spirit of the holidays with the many family-friendly events at national parks this winter.

Hikers climbing snow-covered section of a mountain using ski poles

Atop Every Mountain

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

Two-story brick bike shop

The Dream of Flight

The Wright brothers, self-taught mechanics from Dayton, Ohio, forever changed aviation on the beaches of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.

Fog over large prehistoric mounds

Getaway to Hopewell Culture NHP

Travel to the gently rolling hills of Ohio to discover the Hopewell tradition preserved in large prehistoric earthen mounds.

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Comment Period Extended

Learn about the proposal to increase fees at 17 national parks during peak seasons and how you can submit comments.

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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 15, 2017