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Saturday, April 16, 2016

FREE Admission to the National Parks for National Park Week- April 16-24, 2016

Check out a flight over Bryce Canyon National Park since you are saving on entrance fees :)

FREE Entrance to National Parks 4/16 through 4/24

What:For more information go to the National Park Site HERE

Take a trip to the Grand Canyon!

Bryce Canyon National Park is a particularly amazing park if you have never been as well :)  I grew up near there and a flight through the canyon with Bryce Canyon Airlines is breathtaking!

There are links to Parks that don't charge fees.

Entrance fees are waived for all visitors to all national parks, including the Grand Canyon of course and both districts in Saguaro National Park

When:April 16th through 24th, 2016

Where:National Parks in the USA


Now's The Time!
Plan your visit by what you want to do or where you want to go. Here are some highlights during National Park Week:

  • April 16–24: Visit for free!
    Throughout National Park Week in 2016, every national park will give you free admission
  • April 16: National Junior Ranger Day
    Explore, Learn, Protect! Kids can take part in fun programs and earn a junior ranger badge or become a Centennial Junior Ranger. 
  • April 22: Earth Day
    On Earth Day, if you want to roll up your sleeves and pitch in with a project, look for a park where you can help out.
  • April 23: National Park Instameet
    Join an InstaMeet in a park. Gather in a designated place at a specific time to take photos and short videos to post on Instagram (and other social media) with the same hashtag: #FindYourParkInstaMeet, #FindYourPark, #EncuentraTuParque, #NPS100
  • April 24: Park Rx Day
    On Park Rx Day, parks will host fun recreational activities that encourage healthy lifestyles and promote physical and mental well being. (Looking to host your own event? Download A Guide to Planning Your Own National Park Rx Day Celebration [561KB PDF]).
Don't forget to check out www.nationalparkweek.org. There you can share your national park photos, videos, and tips. While you're there, learn all about the ways you can help support your national parks all year round. 

Try something new this year. Find your park!

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