Oct 26, 2022 · An Icon on the Horizon. Ascending to 14,410 feet above sea level, Mount Rainier stands as an icon in the Washington landscape. An active volcano, Mount Rainier is the most glaciated peak in the contiguous U.S.A., spawning five major rivers.
Jul 07, 2021 · Accessible hiking trails, audio described exhibits and 10-minute park video with hearing devices (also open captioned), and more. Junior Ranger Activities Make a day of it at the preserve with a picnic lunch, some hiking, kid friendly ranch activities, and Jr. Ranger programs.
Le parc national de Kakadu, en Australie, dispose de 10 % des réserves mondiales d'uranium, ces réserves sont déjà exploitées par la mine d'uranium Ranger. À l'intérieur du parc de Kakadu, le territoire de Koongarra en avait pourtant été exclu en 1979 afin de permettre l'exploitation de ressources d'uranium [ 3 ] .
The National Park Service and National Park Foundation are celebrating the 100th National Christmas Tree Lighting this year! The National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place on November 30th in President’s Park in Washington, D.C. Members of the public are invited to enter a free ticket lottery starting October 25 for an opportunity to attend this year’s event.
Oct 29, 2021 · Island of Incarceration, Island of Freedom. Alcatraz reveals stories of American incarceration, justice, and our common humanity. This small island was once a fort, a military prison, and a maximum security federal penitentiary.
Feb 01, 2021 · Conserving over 729,000 acres of this vast swamp, Big Cypress National Preserve contains a mixture of tropical and temperate plant communities that are home to diverse wildlife, including the Endangered Florida panther.
Yosemite National Park in beautiful Mariposa County welcomes you to experience this majestic park in all four seasons. Explore things to do, such as seeing awe-inspiring vistas, granite icons, breath-taking waterfalls, and discovering fascinating history, all while staying in Yosemite and Mariposa County.