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Parks, Scenic Areas, Trails and Forests. Places for anyone to relax, unwind, or exercise. Brent Johnson Reference/State Documents Librarian Widener University LIC. Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah www.nps.gov/brca/. Finding A Park. www.nps.gov www.stateparks.com www.iloveparks.com

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Parks, Scenic Areas, Trails and Forests

Places for anyone to relax, unwind, or exercise.

Brent JohnsonReference/State Documents LibrarianWidener University LIC

Bryce Canyon National Park, Utahwww.nps.gov/brca/


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Finding A Park

  • www.nps.gov

  • www.stateparks.com

  • www.iloveparks.com

  • www.fs.fed.us/

  • www.recreation.gov/

  • http://gorp.away.com/gorp/resource/us_trail/nattrail.htm

Everglades National Park, Floridawww.nps.gov/ever/




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Click on a location link to get details

Click on a location link to get details



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Things to do . . At a Park

  • Hike

  • Climb

  • Camp

  • Swim

  • Raft

  • Fish

  • Bike

  • Walk your dog

  • Learn

  • Watch

  • Re-enact

  • Etc.

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic AreaMultnomah Falls, Oregonwww.fs.fed.us/r6/columbia/recreation/waterfalls.shtml


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Hike

  • Great Exercise

  • Enjoy the outdoors

Mt. Rainier, Washingtonwww.nps.gov/mora/


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Climb

  • If you like adventure

Mt. Hood, Oregonwww.fs.fed.us/r6/mthood/


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Camp

  • Rough it

  • Get-away for a week-end

Rocky Mountain National Park, Coloradowww.nps.gov/romo


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Swim

  • Beaches

  • Warm-Springs

Kihei Beach – Kihe, Hawaii www.hawaii.gov/dlnr/dsp/index.html


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Raft

  • From float to white-water

  • From ½ day to week-plus

Grand Canyon National Parkhttp://www.nps.gov/grca/planyourvisit/whitewater-rafting.htm


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Fish

  • Commune with nature

Glacier National Park, Montanawww.nps.gov/archive/glac/activities/fishing.htm


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Bike

  • Exercise

  • Education through a bike-tour

Valley Forge National Historic Park, Pennsylvaniahttp://www.nps.gov/vafo


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Walk Your Dog (or cat)

  • Nature

  • Exercise

  • Bond with Fido

Princess Mulan – Harrisburg, PAwww.nps.gov/pub_aff/e-mail/pets.htm


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Learn

  • About battles

  • About Presidents

  • How salmon spawn

  • Etc.

Harry S. Truman Historical Site, Missouriwww.nps.gov/hstr/


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Watch

  • The sun set

  • An educational film

  • Black-powder gun being fired

  • Etc.

Fort Clatsop National Memorial, Oregonwww.nps.gov/lewi/planyourvisit/fortclatsop.htm


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Re-Enact

  • History

  • The Civil War

Reenactment of the Battle of Gettysburgwww.gettysburgreenactment.com/