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How National Parks Protect Dark Night Skies

Before I begin this week’s post, I wanted to let you all know about our new Facebook page. We’ll have book suggestions for good outdoor reads, quotes that inspire, news about public lands, and much more. 1,500 more words


This week in Yellowstone we talked about winter vehicles such as snowplows, dump trucks, and snowmobiles. Which one is your favorite?

We played with a lot of ice in our sensory table this week! 123 more words


Landscape Sketch - Verso

Thomas Cowperthwait Eakins (1844 -1916) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The making of gardens and parks goes on with civilization all over the world, and they increase both in size and number as their value is recognized. 298 more words


Our Attempted Yellowstone Trip

Cami writing here… Last summer we had planned for a quick little trip to Yellowstone. I don’t think I have ever been and Lamoni went when he was 14 years old with his Scouts. 1,634 more words


Northwest North America

In June last year I went on a road trip through Northwest USA, into Canada and back down into the American Midwest, and it was one of my most favourite trips I’ve ever taken. 634 more words


Revisiting America's Best Idea: Access vs. Preservation

“Yellowstone is a wild place, constrained imperfectly within human-imposed limits. It’s a wild place that we have embraced, surrounded, riddled with roads and hotels and souvenir shops, but not tamed, not conquered—a place we treasure because it still represents wildness.” 1,996 more words