Tag: national parks

Yosemite Proposed Entrance Fee and Campground Fee Increases

The 50 percent fee increase, which would take effect Jan. 1, is part of a new Obama administration proposal to raise fees at 130 of America’s 401 national parks.  Why close the parks when it’s so much easier just to price them out of the reach of Americans who already support them through taxes? 30 Day …

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2015 National Park Free Entrance Days

Mark your calendar for these entrance fee waived* dates in 2015: Martin Luther King Jr. Day – January 19 Presidents Day weekend – February 14-16 Opening weekend of National Park Week – April 18-19 National Park Service Birthday – August 25 National Public Lands Day – September 26 Veterans Day – November 11 Remember: out of 401 …

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Support the National Parks with a National Parks Traveler Water Bottle

Kurt Repanshek has posted over at the National Parks Traveler website about the National Parks Traveler water bottle that is now available. From the post: Summer’s on the way, and more and more units of the National Park System are adding water filling stations, so head to the parks with a water bottle from National Parks Traveler. …

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