National parks contain many of our nation's most treasured landscapes, from the majestic mountain ranges of Alaska to the vast prairies of the Everglades. Learn about the natural resources in parks, from the rocks under our feet to the sky overhead and everything in between. Discover the issues that affect our parks and how we join with neighbors and partners to address them. Meet the people who protect our parks and learn how you can help preserve these treasures for generations to come.
Celebrate Earth Science Week, Oct. 14-20
Discover the science behind park scenery and Earth systems. In your parks, you can learn from the world's most magnificent rock collection.
Hit the trail
Time to lace up your hiking boots! National parks offer many opportunities to hit the trail. Get ready, adventure awaits.
Sleep under the stars
Camping can be the gateway to discovering natural wonders. Find a campground near you and learn what camping has to offer.
Junior Ranger Let's Go Fishing!
Explore, Learn, Protect and get reeled into fishing with the new Junior Ranger Let’s Go Fishing Booklet!
Last updated: October 11, 2018