Venture on a three-mile walk through Muir Woods at sunrise and enjoy the company of all the early birds of the forest.
View the sunset and the rise of October’s Hunters Moon from the top of the Fire Island Lighthouse.
Discover the music of Louisiana's wetlands including jazz, Cajun, and blues at the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve.
Join a ranger for a 90-minute hike around Wolf Trap Trail and learn about what makes these colorful Virginia forests so special.
Get hands on with bats at Cape Cod National Seashore and learn why these little creatures are so important and deserve our protection.
Share some ghostly tales about the Longfellow family and other Victorians at Longfellow House-Washington's Headquarters Nat'l Historic Site.
National heritage areas join natural, historic, and cultural features through community-based conservation for all.
The Discover Our Shared Heritage Travel Itinerary Series highlights geographic regions and important themes in American history.
More than 250 National Park Service units have been featured in travel-style articles over the years. New parks are featured each month.
Last updated: October 10, 2019