The Best Whitewater Rafting in the U.S. — The Arkansas River in Colorado

The Best Whitewater Rafting in the U.S. — The Arkansas River in Colorado

Among the state of Colorado’s 29 rafting sections, the Arkansas River offers the longest stretch of whitewater, the longest boating season into September, and hosts more than 40 percent of the state’s visitors who go rafting, making it the country’s most popular whitewater rafting destination.

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Yellowstone Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Observation Site

Yellowstone Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Observation Site

The National Park Service has announced that Yellowstone National Park will seek comments from the public on an environmental assessment (EA) that assesses the impacts associated with the proposed construction and operation of a National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) site in the park. NEON requested the National Park Service (NPS) allow a site within the boundaries of Yellowstone National Park. The NPS is not the sponsor of the project but is considering the benefits and impacts of the proposal.  

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Ruby’s Inn Raises Over $700,000 for Bryce Canyon National Park

Ruby’s Inn Raises Over $700,000 for Bryce Canyon National Park

Ruby’s Inn, situated just outside Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah, recently announced that over the past 13 years over $700,000 has been raised for the historical national park through its “Dollar Check-Off” program.

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Line-Up Announced for 2017 Independence Day Celebration

Line-Up Announced for 2017 Independence Day Celebration

Pictured: Fireworks erupt over the National Mall, July 4, 2012 (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza). The National Park Service has announced the line-up for the 2017 Independence Day celebration on the National Mall. Events this year include the Smithsonian Folklife Festival; a concert with the United States Navy...

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The East Coast Total Eclipse Capital is Columbia, SC This August

The East Coast Total Eclipse Capital is Columbia, SC This August

S.C. Philharmonic “Star Wars Musiclipse” concert and laser light art installation over Congaree River are highlights.

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Did You Know Jennie Garth Is a Serious RVer?

Did You Know Jennie Garth Is a Serious RVer?

The “90210” star joins Go RVing’s National Campaign

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NPS Grants $1.6M to Preserve WWII Japanese American Confinement Sites

NPS Grants $1.6M to Preserve WWII Japanese American Confinement Sites

Today, the National Park Service announced $1.6 million in grants to fund preservation, restoration and education projects at several Japanese American confinement sites. The 14 grantees in four states and the District of Columbia will tell the story of the more than 120,000 Japanese Americans, two-thirds of whom were U.S....

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RV Sales up 10% over Same Period Last Year

RV Sales up 10% over Same Period Last Year

Buyers opt for bigger trailers and smaller motorhomes, according to the RVIA. Class B sales up 36%.

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Pledge to Join the Great American Campout for a Chance to Win an RV or Week-Long Trip

Pledge to Join the Great American Campout for a Chance to Win an RV or Week-Long Trip

Everyone who pledges to get outside and camp this summer will be entered to win a Bullet Colt RV or a week-long stay at a Jellystone Resort (plus a $500 gift card for travel expenses and a $250 Jellystone Park gift card).

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Olympic National Park Seeks Volunteers to Survey Marmots

Olympic National Park Seeks Volunteers to Survey Marmots

Olympic National Park is now accepting volunteer applications for the Olympic Marmot Monitoring Program 2017 survey season. Launched in 2010, the Olympic Marmot Monitoring Program employs teams of volunteers to visit designated survey areas within the park and gather timely and vital information about the Olympic marmot’s population presence and...

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