I’ve enjoyed many great hikes on the Olympic Peninsula over the years. Weather is a huge factor. When it’s not raining, the Olympics are paradise. :-) Here are a few of my photos from the past. I’m planning to return … Continue reading ?
By Michael Lanza What national park adventure should we take with our kids? That’s a question I get frequently from parents. It’s a tough one to answer, given all the great choices. But my advice always focuses on the ages … Continue reading ?
A dose of serenity: “CLOUDS OF GRACE, Yosemite Water,” short film by Sterling Johnson photographed over a period of 13 years and shot entirely in Yosemite National Park. (more…)
Everything may be bigger in Texas, but everything sure is prettier too. Raquel and Shane’s desert engagement session at Big Bend National Park takes both romantic moments and epic views to the next level thanks to Shaun Menary Photography‘s artistic touch. Show More Summary
QUITO (Reuters) - A volcano perched atop one of Ecuador's Galapagos islands erupted in the early hours of Monday, the National Park said, potentially threatening a unique species of pink iguanas.
Montana's beautiful national parks and charming small towns are more than enough reason to add the state to your next travel itinerary. Not sure where to start your tour of Big Sky Country? We've got you covered. Here are a few of the National Geographic Travel team's favorite spots in Montana.
There is a lonely nondescript mountain of limestone in the barren desert east of Death Valley National Park. There is a hole at the base of the slope, the entrance to a cavern. Lurking within are prisoners, creatures that have been trapped in the cave for perhaps 20,000 years or more. Show More Summary
Anthony Rendon will head to Viera to begin playing in games as he returns from a left oblique strain. Rendon worked out at Nationals Park on Sunday, swinging in the batting cages and taking grounders at second base only again. He isShow More Summary
Until Saturday, nine-year veteran Casey Janssen had never pitched at Nationals Park. He’d worn a Nationals jersey, No. 44, but only in spring training and on opening day. Right shoulder tendinitis kept him from the late-inning duties...Show More Summary
While we often daydream of exotic lands far, far away, where life is purer, more simple and full of nature, we are often overlooking the very land that we inhabit: the great United States. The country is home to a landscape among the world’s finest and should not be overlooked, like […] The post 3 Stunning Must-Visit U.S. National Parks appeared first on EcoSalon.
The Nationals hunt a seventh straight win Saturday afternoon on a gleaming day at Nationals Park. Stephen Strasburg tries to continue his rebound from one of the toughest stretches of his career, and pitches against a left-handed heavy Phillies lineup. Show More Summary
In 2008, Congress authorized the National Park Service to study the feasibility of adding a large patchwork of Southern California open space to the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area.
Cole Hamels first peered from the mound at Bryce Harper three years ago, on a Sunday night at Nationals Park. Hamels saw a skinny, brash 19-year-old who had been anointed baseball’s next superstar. A large swath within the sport rejects anointing out of hand, and Hamels appointed himself the warden of that strain. Show More Summary
Submit a picture like this to a Parks Service photo contest, and you could be looking at a year in the hoosegow. Image by Daniel Mayer via Wikimedia Commons Submitting pictures of your camping trip at Yellowstone National Park to any photo contest sponsored by a government agency is now a crime punishable by up to a year in prison and a $1,000 fine. Show More Summary
Is Santa Barbara covered in oil? Should I cancel my kayaking trip to Channel Islands National Park?
A huge wildebeest herd migrates across the open, parched plains. Dust swirls up from the many hooves pounding the ground, and forms a haze over the landscape. The setting sun gives the scene a golden tinge. Serengeti National Park is the symbol of Africa's abundant wildlife. The park as we know it today could be history within a few decades, experts say.
Conservación Patagónica is a conservation group whose mission is “to create national parks in Patagonia … Founded in 2000 by Kristine Tompkins, former CEO of Patagonia, Inc, … I was there near the beginning. Not much to see. A simple … Continue reading ?
As the time for summer vacations comes upon us, let the beauty of Arches National Park inspire some nature outings. Read more...