What a great way to spend the last weekend of August/summer vacation! Around here, the weather looks absolutely beautiful and meant to be spent outside.
Happy 100th birthday to our National State Parks! To celebrate America’s Best Idea, admission is free this weekend to the 124 national parks that normally charge an entrance fee. Upcoming free admission days: September 24th (National Public Lands Day) and November 11th (Veterans Day). The fee waiver includes entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and […]
My kids went off to school today, and I won’t lie: on Thursday night, faced with only a few precious days of summer left, I seriously considered telling them to grab the tent and sleeping bags: we’re going to drive as far as we can, find the nearest state or national park and sleep […]
Photo credit: Depositphoto What national parks have you had the chance to visit? Starting September 1st, 2015 and running through the 2015-2016 school year until August 31, 2016, every 4th grade student across the country is invited to take advantage of the Every Kid in a Park pass: granting free access to national parks, […]