National Parks Traveler | Exploring Fort Larned National Historic Site

National Parks Traveler | Exploring Fort Larned National Historic Site

The beauty of the National Park System is that there are more than 400 units that you can choose to visit, and each has a unique perspective showcasing the United States’ history, natural beauty, or cultural Fort Larned is…

Audio Postcards From The Parks: Stitching National Parks Together

Audio Postcards From The Parks: Stitching National Parks Together

Though Nancy Hershberger might be dismissed by “traditional” quilters, her patchwork designs capture a setting deserving a spot in an art gallery, or a wall in your True, her quilts won’t cover your bed or keep you physically warm…

Protecting The Grizzly Giant At Yosemite From The Washburn Fire

Protecting The Grizzly Giant At Yosemite From The Washburn Fire

Firefighters set up sprinkler systems around the Grizzly Giant in the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias at Yosemite National Park to protect it from the Washburn In this video from the National Park Service, forest ecologist Garrett Dickman explains…

National Parks Traveler |Walking Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve

National Parks Traveler |Walking Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve

There are 423 units in the National Park System, but a surprising number of people focus on about two dozen Last year, when roughly 300 million visited the park system, just 25 units – the Yellowstones, Grand Canyon’s, Zions,…

10 Best Places to Visit in South Carolina - Travel Video

10 Best Places to Visit in South Carolina – Travel Video

The gorgeous state of South Carolina lies alongside the Atlantic Ocean and is tucked away between North Carolina and Within its borders, you will find stunning beaches, national forests, thriving cities, traditional villages and plenty of Southern Coastal…

National Parks Traveler| Walking The Oregon Trail At Scotts Bluff

National Parks Traveler| Walking The Oregon Trail At Scotts Bluff

The Oregon Trail stretched roughly 2,170 miles from Missouri to Oregon’s Willamette It rambled across prairie, sagebrush desert and From the 1840s into the 1880s, hundreds of thousands of immigrants made the challenging journey, and not all

Audio Postcard From The Parks | Sea Kayaking Jackson Lake At Grand Teton

Audio Postcard From The Parks | Sea Kayaking Jackson Lake At Grand Teton

There really are few days that aren’t great for paddling on Jackson Lake in Grand Teton National Park, whether you’re in a canoe or a sea During a short getaway in early June my wife and I did just…

National Parks Traveler Podcast - Episode 176

National Parks Traveler Podcast – Episode 176

NPT Ep 176 Spot List – Run Time – 41:40 :02 National Parks Traveler introduction :12 Episode Intro with Lynn Riddick :34 The Road Scholar – Bill Mize – The Spirit of South Dakota :44 Eastern National Passport 1:27 Interior…

National Parks Traveler: Surviving The Covid Pandemic At Yosemite

National Parks Traveler: Surviving The Covid Pandemic At Yosemite

The impact of the Covid shutdown in the National Park System is well-known, and we regret that many park-related businesses in the gateway communities may not have made The National Parks Traveler circled back to one particular business that…

The Flight Of The Pelican At Grand Teton National Park

The Flight Of The Pelican At Grand Teton National Park

White pelicans abound at Grand Teton National Park, where they have ample water bodies to During a sea kayaking trek out on Jackson Lake pelicans were readily visible, and one even did a