Family camping

Calendar of Free Entrance Days to National Parks

Parks that usually charge an entrance fee will be free on several days during the year. Check our list of dates for this year.

Inspiration Point overlooking the "Amphitheater" in Bryce Canyon National Park

Choose the National Park Road Trip Vacation You Want to Win

Is your dream vacation in the desert or the mountains? Would you rather stay in a modern lodge or a historic hotel? Would you treat your taste buds with New Mexican cuisine or hot chocolate and s'mores?

Recreate Responsibly

Recreate Responsibly in the Era of Covid-19

As our favorite parks, trails and public lands begin to open, it’s more important than ever to be responsible about how we enjoy the outdoors.

Sunset over the Snake River in Grand Teton National Park

National Parks Amid Coronavirus/COVID-19

Here is information on major national parks and the resources you can use to find out more about what each national park is doing to take COVID-19 precautions.

Red sun reflection on the Merced River in Yosemite

Get Your Best Shots at Photo Workshops in Nine National Parks

Discover how to capture Yosemite’s Half Dome at night, Saguaro’s magical cactuses and Yellowstone’s ancient-looking bison.

Senior Hikers

4 Things to Know about the National Park Senior Pass Fee Increase

The price of the National Parks Senior Pass will increase from $10 to $80 on August 28, 2017.