National Parks and Public Lands Articles

#FindYourPark Photo Challenge for National Park Week 2018

In honor of the National Park Week 2018, my friends over at the Nature Tech Family blog decided to host another #FindYourPark photo challenge. This time around, the photo challenge showcased various aspects of our public lands that we all can enjoy. These photo...

10 National Park Hidden Gems

I recently wrote a guest post for Wild Tribute about five little known national park hidden gems. With over 400 units, the National Park Service is home to a variety of cultural, natural, and historical gems. However, there are many national park hidden gems that the...

How Twitter Helped Me Plan My Surprise Trip to Joshua Tree National Park in a Few Hours

This is the story of how Twitter helped me plan my surprise trip to Joshua Tree National Park in the 3 hours it took us to drive there. Yes, you read that right. I was surprised with the trip and immediately panicked because I'm an over-planner. For each activity we...

“The Spirit of the Mountain: The Story of Shenandoah National Park” Distance Education Curriculum

I'm not sure about your 9-to-5 lunchtime habits, but I often find myself surfing national park-related websites during my lunch breaks. During one of these recent searches, I stumbled upon a new-to-me section on Shenandoah National Park's website. The image stood out...