Let's Explore

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.

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Go Wild! It's National Park Week

We're celebrating parks April 20-28. On Wednesday, go wild!

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Geology

Come and explore the world's most magnificent rock collection—your National Parks.

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Calling All Junior Explorers!

Dive underwater, dig for fossils, or look up at the stars. Let us help you explore nature. There's so much to learn!

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The Wild is Calling...

From Alaska to Florida, wilderness protects some of the most diverse and sensitive habitats in our country. Learn more.

Last updated: April 22, 2019