What’s the Difference between National Parks and National Monuments?
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Explore the outdoorsy side of the Star of Texas
Baked Alaska: Surviving Aniakchak National Monument
The volcanic remains at the heart of Aniakchak National Monument—the least visited site in the national park system—are a trippy mishmash of postapocalyptic cinder cones, hardened lava, and flame-colored walls. The only catch? Doing it right involves days of trekking and rafting through some of the planet’s toughest, most bear-heavy terrain.
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Sweat and the city
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Plenty of snow in the winter, lots of time on the water in the summer.
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A Fresh Look at Our National Parks
There are better ways to see our national parks than staring at Old Faithful or crawling in Yosemite's traffic.
The National Parks: America's Protected Playground
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Visiting the City of Angels and in desperate need of exercise? Here’s our guide to getting outside.
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