Nature Calls: 4 Meditative Hikes You Need to Take

Find inner peace on these National Park trails.

Getting into a meditative state doesn't require a yoga mat. Put on your hiking boots and head to one of these National Parks for a completely Zen, moving meditation.

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National Parks on a Budget

Check out our tips and tricks to help keep costs down during a visit to America's national parks.

Celebrate the NPS With Centennial Park Stamps

See the 16 national parks in the collection.

Crater Lake National Park, Oregon

Crater Lake National Park is certainly not for onlookers alone: this is a park full of hands-on, outdoor adventure.

Public Lands Day: Visit National Parks for Free

Visit US National Parks for free on Public Lands Day, Sept. 29.

Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Alaska

Visit Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, and watch geologic history unfold before your eyes.

Top 10 National Park Activities

Here's our selection for the most exciting and unusual national park activities on land and sea and even deep underground, including sandboarding, spelunking and more.

Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado

Peering into the alcoves from which Mesa Verde's puebloan cliff dwellings seem to seep upward is oddly reminiscent of peering into treasures encased within a Faberge Egg.

Don Wildman Shares His Top 5 Favorite National Parks

Five national parks. Five amazing adventures.

Acadia National Park, Maine

A mosaic of geological and ecological features, Acadia National Park is composed of ocean, mountains, forests, streams and ponds, wetlands, meadows and beaches.

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