United States National
The official government website of the Park Service. Search for a park, read the latest news,
find travel information, maps, and much more.
Find a National Park
Search for a National Park by name, location, activity or by topic.
National Parks - History and Culture
Locate the significant sites in the country that helped shape our nation.
Suggested travel itineraries by either location or topic. You can also search the National Register for more than 80,000 properties that contribute to the country’s heritage.
National Parks – Explore Nature
Learn about the natural aspects of the parks. Explore the biology and geology of the parks as well as the preservation and research taking place in the parks.
National Heritage Areas
Locations that have nationally distinctive natural, cultural, historic, and scenic resources worth preserving.
Though not considered part of the parks, the National Park system provides
advisory service to these areas.
What are the biggest and smallest National Parks? How many parks are there in the National Park system? How many people visit the National Parks? What is the oldest park?
Ken Burn's The
National Parks - PBS Site
“A story of people... who were willing to devote themselves to saving some precious portion of the land they loved, and in doing so reminded their fellow citizens of the full meaning of democracy.”
Watch the videos, explore the photos and articles used in the series, and learn more about the history of the parks.
National Geographic Travel - National Parks
Find travel guides, take a quiz, see photos, and explore maps about the parks.
National Park Conservation Association
This organization strives to protect the National Parks for preservation. View
articles from the National Parks Magazine, and find guides to the parks.
Michigan National Parks
Map of the Michigan
National Heritage Area
National Scenic Trail
Dunes National Lakeshore
State and Local Area Parks
Parks and Recreation
of Midland Parks and Recreation
Parks and Recreation
Parks and Trails
Saginaw County Parks
Tri-county Trail Guide