Head to this preserve's Greenstone Ridge Trail for a deep-wilderness experience in the Midwest.
Camping in bruin country can bring out any parent's inner grizzly.
Reap the rewards without rubbing elbows.
America's biggest park is almost six times the size of Yellowstone and has next to no trails. Make the most of your trip there.
The only thing better than Yellowstone in summer? Yellowstone in winter.
Explore off-trail in a wilderness with more bison than boot prints.
A holiday in the Grand Canyon requires planning, sweat, and maybe some food sacrifices. But one Arizona family discovers the memories are worth all the turkey in the world.
Park service offering $1,000 reward for help finding culprits
Looking for proof of climate change? Just head up to America’s largest state, where park managers, scientists, and climbers say they’re already dealing with the effects of a warming Earth.
Wend beneath sugar pines, Pacific yews, mountain hemlocks, and Shasta firs on this remote section of the Bigfoot Trail in Northern California. BY LAURA LANCASTER