Parks We Love

First Day Hike – Happy New Year!


  Being outdoors, surrounded by nature is a great way to start your New Year. Every year, thousands of people, across 50 states, venture out to their local parks for […]

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Countrywide Guide to Springtime Blooms


Springtime is here! If you’re ready to come out of hibernation and visit some parks, you’re in for a treat. Flowers are starting to bloom all across the country, from […]

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California State Beaches: More than Sand and Water


These California state beaches offer more than sand and water. Read on to discover some events lined up for the coming weeks, special wildlife happenings and sights you won’t want […]

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America’s Most Visited National Parks


With warmer months up ahead, you can count on campsite reservations filling up, beach bonfires serving as centers of conversation, and bikes and surfboards filling in the landscape of America’s […]

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Top Five Cemeteries to Honor our Soldiers


There is a small handful of people out there that are brave enough to fight for this country.  Though we should be thanking these men and women on a daily […]

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Los Angeles State Historic Park


Los Angeles State Historic Park is full of educational adventures, and is a beautiful recreational area. At the Los Angeles State Historic Park visitors can enjoy a run, jog, or […]

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Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area – An Urban Oasis


Los Angeles has a misleading reputation of being smog-filled, crime-ridden and populated with smug, elitist Liberals.  Perhaps some of those are true but what is often forgotten is the city’s […]

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Wildflowers and Places To See Them in Southern California


1) California Poppies Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve The main attraction at Antelope Valley State Park.  The poppies just began blooming, creating a sea of orange over the desert grasslands. […]

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Top 5 Best Parks to View the Night Sky For Star Gazing


There are a only a few places left in this country that we are still able to view the stars and other celestial bodies in their full majesty.  World Meteorological […]

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Top 5 Best National Parks to Visit on World Forestry Day


March 21, 2014 is World Forestry Day.  Established by the UN thirty years ago, World Forestry Day (also known as The International Day of Forests) seeks to bring attention to […]

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