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5 Must-See National Parks In The U.S.

From the highest and lowest points in North America to the world’s largest living things and largest living carnivores, each of America’s national parks has something unique to offer.

04/01/2015

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Top National Parks Near Las Vegas

There are many national parks and recreation areas within shouting distance of Sin City with beautiful scenery, stunning rock formations, water and a vast variety of vegetation and wildlife, depending upon elevation.

03/14/2015

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Best National Parks To Visit In Winter

Read on for five of the country’s best national parks to visit in winter, one of which may require both generous amounts of sunscreen and rain gear.

11/26/2014

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Five Fun Activities To Get The Family Outdoors

Make this a summer to remember for the whole family with these five ways to bring everyone together while enjoying the warmer weather.

07/21/2014

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Explore The Best Campgrounds In America’s National Parks

If you’re planning a road trip to a new camping destination this summer, gas up. Here are a few of America’s best for you to explore.

06/30/2014

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Under-The-Radar National Parks

Vacationers might be interested in visiting one of these under-the-radar national parks to get away from the large crowds and heavy traffic in the most popular parks, like Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon.

04/29/2014

U.S. Governors Association Executive Committee member Utah Gov. Gary Herbert talks to reporters after the committee met with President Barack Obama at the White House on Dec. 4, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Utah Governor: Government Shutdown Has Cost State $100 Million

Herbert estimated the economic impact of the federal government shutdown on Utah at $100 million.

10/11/2013

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Utah Gov. To Obama: Let Us Run National Parks

Gov. Gary Herbert is calling on President Barack Obama to let Utah operate the state’s five national parks.

10/08/2013