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NPS COVID-19 Response

Learn about the National Park Service response to the pandemic and important info if you are planning to visit national parks.

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National Public Lands Day

You're invited to participate in hundreds of volunteer projects across the country or to simply enjoy visiting your public lands.

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Fall Into Autumn

Fall is a good time to experience the great outdoors, enjoy the stunning scenery, and join in cultural festivities at national parks.

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Heading Out?

Use a trip planning guide to help prepare for your next adventure in a national park before, during, and after your excursion.

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Join Our Team

Employment, internships, fellowship, volunteer opportunities—we have something for everyone to get involved with your national parks.

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Cast Your Line

Find your fishing spot in national parks, which have sustainable fishing opportunities in lakes, rivers, and oceans.

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National Park News

Find the latest news and events, search for images and videos, and discover facts and figures about the national parks.

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Photos, Videos, Webcams & More

Explore the national parks through multimedia. Search for photos, videos, webcams, and audio files on any topic.



Last updated: September 15, 2022