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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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New Military Lifetime Pass

Learn about a free lifetime pass to national parks and other federal public lands for eligible US military veterans and Gold Star Families.

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Tools for Educators

National parks are America's largest classrooms. In preparation for Education Week, find lesson plans about these special places.

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Work for Us

Many summer jobs, internships, and other other opportunities accept applications in the winter. Explore adventures you can take with us!

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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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Autumn Falls

Catch the last days of autumn in parks as the season slowly turns to winter. Enjoy colorful scenery and cultural festivities.

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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: November 15, 2022