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Travel To California’s Joshua Tree National Park

Pack your camping gear and a comfortable pair of hiking boots, then make plans to head on out and enjoy time in the great outdoors at the Joshua Tree National Park.

05/19/2015

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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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Best National Parks In Michigan

Michigan is home to some of the nation’s best national parks, including one right near Detroit.

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

Wolves on Isle Royale. Photo: Michigan Technological University

Park Service Wants Input On Nearly Extinct Isle Royale Wolves

Should humans intervene to preserve the island’s isolated wolf population, which experts say appears doomed?

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2013

The McNamara Federal Building in downtown Detroit. (Credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Federal Employees Back To Work, Parks Reopen After Shutdown

“I’m actually glad that it’s over,” said Mary Foster, on her way to work downtown at the McNamara Federal Building.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2013

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

Sleeping Bear Dunes Gets $1.3M For Non-Motor Trail

U.S. Sens. Debbie Stabenow and Carl Levin say that Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore has received a $1.3 million federal transportation grant to continue work on a 27-mile hike-and-bike trail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/12/2012

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