Navigating National Parks

Interested in hunting for hidden treasure? Do you want to find places in a park using a map and compass? Does using a GPS to go on an adventure sound like fun? Navigational activities such as earthcaching, orienteering, and GPS scavenger hunts can be fun ways to explore national parks. Navigational activities in parks usually involve using a device such as a map and compass or a GPS to find landmarks or other significant resources. See what treasure you can find by navigating through national parks.

Map of the United States showing all units of the National Park System

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Last updated: February 5, 2019