10 Fun Facts and Photos of Pygmy Owls Exclusive Interview With World Record Holder Jennifer Pharr Davis Fall Is Near! See Which Parks Are The Best For Viewing Fall Foliage. This Is The Outdoor Pan You Don’t Want To Be Without Top 5 Outdoor Water Bottle Filters & Purifiers

Top Recommended Yoga Gear: Your Expert Tips for the Best Yoga Mats, Pants & Accessories


Top Recommended Yoga Gear: Your Expert Tips for the Best Yoga Mats, Pants, & Accessories   Dear Experienced, Aspiring, and Friends of Yoginis, The malls have been decked, the radio […]

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Dog Camping Gear: 7 Essential Products and Tips for your Outdoor Adventure


#1 Do NOT let your dog roam free while camping. We know its hard to say no to that face…     BUT it’s better than your dog being eaten […]

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sunrise over Folsom Lake

Gone Fishing in NorCal. Best Parks for Fishing.


There are few things as satisfying as reeling in a fish, not to mention the solitude and peacefulness that comes from a day on the water. Northern California parks offer […]

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Celebrate Veterans Day 2013 with Free National Parks!


Veterans Day certainly isn’t the only day to honor our veterans, but it is a wonderful opportunity to thank them, appreciate them, and recognize their generous sacrifice for our safety […]

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GSI Outdoors – Destination Kitchen Set 24 – Review


  Sure, sure, we know what you’re thinking: “In the outdoors – we don’t need anything! We’ll get by like they did in the old days!” meanwhile you’ll be unloading […]

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Time to Fall Back with End of Daylight Saving


Time to Fall Back This Weekend Daylight Saving Time ends this Sunday at 2:00 AM, at which point it will actually be 1:00 AM again, even though that was the […]

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5 Historical Figures with Environmental Hearts and Hairy Faces – ParkVisitor Celebrates Movember


N0-Shave-November. National Beard Month. Movember. These terms are more or less synonymous for a time of year when facial hair is plentiful across the chins, cheeks, and upper lips of […]

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Government Shutdown and the National Parks Twitter Timeline


The government shutdown was officially ended on October 17th and all national parks were re-opened to the public. We have compiled a list of stories and blurbs from the “twitto-sphere” […]

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10 Fun Facts and Photos of Pygmy Owls


Whooo doesn’t love owls? Your favorite owls are perhaps stars from the screen, like Harry Potter’s beloved snowy friend, Hedwig; Pooh Bear’s misguided guidance counselor, Owl; or the impatient empiricist, Mr. Owl, […]

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10 Random Facts about Redwoods National Park


10 Random Facts about Redwoods National Park #1 It is VERY green. #2 Coast redwoods, or Sequoia sempervirens, are among the oldest living things on earth. The oldest is over […]

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