National Parks and Public Lands Articles

2018 National Park Service Free Entrance Days and a Glance at Historical Trends

What are Free Entrance Days? Each year, a list of National Park Service Free Entrance Days is released. These are days on which entrance fees will be waived to all 400+ National Park Service units. On fee-free days, visitors do not need to pay an entrance fee to...

Best of 2017 #FINDYOURPARK Photo Challenge

To celebrate the end of 2017, Nature Tech Family hosted a special Best of 2017 #FindYourPark photo challenge. This time around, the photo challenge showcased our favorite memories from our national parks and public lands. While I participated solely on Twitter, others...

Park People Share Their Favorite Sunsets in National Parks and Public Land: Part 1

Sunsets in national parks and public lands are spectacular and I encourage you to include them in your upcoming travel plans. If you enjoy Park People and haven't participated, head on over to the Park People Participants page to learn more.  ___ Grand Canyon National...

6 Outdoor Recreation Twitter Chats for National Park Fans and Outdoor Explorers

Twitter chats are an excellent way to network with like-minded people. I've been participating in various Twitter chats for a couple of years and have really enjoyed the connections they have brought into my life. If you have never participated in a Twitter chat, you...