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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The Campground Lowdown

Choose the right campsite for your needs.

Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Ohio

Surrounded by small villages and dotted with nationally recognized historic buildings and structures, Cuyahoga Valley National Park is a living testament to a near-forgotten era.

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.

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.

Celebrate Mount Rushmore National Memorial's 75th Anniversary

Visit the Black Hills of South Dakota in 2016.

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.

Public Lands Day: Visit National Parks for Free

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

Yosemite National Park, California

Yosemite Valley is home to most of the park's largest attractions, including El Capitan, Upper Yosemite Waterfall, the sequoias, Glacier Point and Bridalveil Falls.

Alaskan National Parks

We're taking you to two of the most beautiful parks Alaska has to offer, filled with terrestrial wildlife, marine animals, glaciers and spectacular views.

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