Alabamians have a chance on Nov. 8 to ensure all the funds earned at the parks will stay with the parks.
Whether searching for activities weeks in advance or an hour in advance, make use of the Fall Color Finder, a trip-planning tool on the Department of Natural Resources webpage…..
The 12th Annual Porcupine Mountains Music Festival is set for Aug. 26-28 at the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park’s winter recreation area (ski hill).
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced today a $2.9 million purchase of 717 acres of land in Norvell Township, Jackson County.
The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission proposed a clean-up in rule changes to a number of items related to the operation of state parks, recreation areas and game production…..
The Outdoor Foundation has launched a new community grant program, made possible with support from Kaiser Permanente, that awards much-needed funding to get local youth from undeserved or urban…..
Soak up the sun, hike a trail, build a craft, enter a 5K, shoot some archery – whatever floats your boat, chances are you’ll be able to enjoy it at a Kansas state park on April 23 during the…..
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has announced some significant changes for backcountry campers at Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park in the western Upper Peninsula.
Registration is open for runners to enter the Mushroom Run at Indian Cave State Park. The run will be held in conjunction with the park’s annual Outdoor Adventure on April 30.
The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission proposed several elk hunting seasons for 2016 and 2017 on Thursday.
Ever wonder how pure maple syrup gets from trees to the table?
We’ve all made New Year’s resolutions to lose weight, eat less, quit smoking or exercise more, and most of us find them hard to keep.
Tuttle Creek State Park will host a trapping and predator calling workshop on January 9, 2016.
Give the card with a promise to take a child or grandchild snowshoeing this winter, fishing this spring or camping next summer and create priceless memories together in the great outdoors.
Canaan Valley Resort Ski Area will launch its 2015/2016 ski season Dec. 18, 2015. New this year is the addition of skiing in the eastern part of the mountain between two black diamond runs.
With a state park within 30 miles of almost everyone in the state, no matter where you live or celebrate Thanksgiving, the restorative power of nature is always nearby…
Two state parks in the Black Belt – Lakepoint Resort State Park in Eufaula and Blue Spring State Park in Clio – have youth squirrel hunts scheduled for mid-February 2016.
If you want to see the largest alligator ever taken in the wild, mark your calendar for Oct. 4-16 and visit Lakepoint State Park at Lake Eufaula.
The Union Sportsmen’s Alliance (USA) and Tennessee American Water held a public ribbon cutting ceremony at Harrison Bay State Park Sept. 3, to mark the completion of a new 63-by-18-ft. boat shed…..
Thirty-eight volunteers from six different union locals came together through the Union Sportsmen’s Alliance’s (USA) Work Boots on the Ground conservation program to dress up and add security to…..
This Independence Day weekend (July 3-5), several Michigan state parks will offer Fireworks-Free* Fourth of July celebrations.
How to make the most of your national park visit this summer? Pair it with a side trip to a nearby national wildlife refuge…..
On Friday, May 1, 2015, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 2028, a bill designed to protect the rights of gun owners on lands owned or managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps)…
Your NRA-ILA is pleased to report that House Bill 995’s conference committee majority report has passed both houses of the Tennessee legislature….
WV50 is a “visit a state park” discount rate promotion to encourage friends, families and meeting planners to use lodge facilities in January.
The West Virginia DNR announced that at least five areas in the West Virginia state park system will offer First Day Hikes Jan. 1, 2015.
The holidays are here and Michigan state park lodges are the perfect place for a fun and affordable staycation.
Holiday festivities abound at Texas State Parks! Park staff “elves” are planning a sleigh full of special activities from hikes and decorated camp sites to historical reenactments.
Tourists and visitors to Texas State Parks create an economic boost for nearby towns, generating income and jobs for local communities and growing the state economy, according to a recent study.
Oak wilt outbreaks are increasing in Michigan and the Department of Natural Resources has conducted treatment at several state parks to halt the spread of the disease.
The MDNR has announced that the 2014 U.S. Capitol Christmas tree will make its first public appearance on its journey to Washington, D.C. on Sunday, Nov. 2, at Itasca State Park.
Staff at Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism’s state parks and wildlife areas extend an open invitation to all hunters looking for a fun, affordable base camp this season.
This blend of brilliant autumn foliage, coupled with cooler temperatures and an occasional gentle breeze, makes for an unforgettable experience…
What was it like to live on an island without electricity? Visitors will have the opportunity to find out during the annual Mansion by Candlelight Tour at Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park.
Come celebrate the completion of the Glendalough Trail on Friday, Sept. 26 at the Glendalough State Park Trail Center with MNDNR Parks & Trails Division, Otter Tail County and the city of Battle Lake.
The NGPC has announced that The Missouri River Outdoor Expo, a huge annual event showcasing outdoor activities of all types, will mark its 10th anniversary Sept. 20-21 at Ponca State Park.
Taking a kid out hunting in the fields of South Dakota can be some of the most rewarding experiences you will ever have in the outdoors.
The MNDNR has announced an app based on a online trip-planning tool including a map showing where to find peak color across the state, a link to fall color programs and special events, and more.
September is Nebraska archaeology Month and staff of the Nebraska State Historical Society will lead tours of the archaeological sites at Fort Atkinson State Historical Park on Sept. 6-7.
The NGPC has announced events involving living history demonstrations by re-enactors, scheduled for Aug. 30-Sept. 1 at Fort Kearny State Historical Park and Indian Cave State Park.