Tagged: national park

Happy Birthday National Park Service

It was 100 years ago today that President Woodrow Wilson signed an act creating our National Park Service. Congress created the National Park Service to help care for and protect the National Parks. While...

Acadia National Park: Flying Mountain

Come on, let’s do another hike! Yes, I was in all likelihood delirious. I had been awake since 2:00AM, hiked Cadillac Mountain, toured the Park Loop Road, and was now trying to convince Jayne...

Acadia National Park: Cadillac Mountain

I usually avoid doing anything that requires me to wake up at 2AM. I’m a 9 hours of sleep a night kinda girl. But if you want to hike up Cadillac Mountain in Acadia...

Ashley’s Grand Canyon Adventure

Although goodbyes are often hard as friends slowly start moving away and settling down, more recently Iā€™m seeing this as an opportunity to visit new places. A few months back a friend of mine...

2016 Fee Free National Park Days

Mark your calendars! 2016 is a very important year for our National Park Service as it celebrates it’s 100th Anniversary. There will be special events and celebrations throughout the year at all of the...