Few natural phenomena pack the jaw-dropping power of northern lights, otherwise known as aurora borealis. Wondering where to see them at their best? Go to these eight national parks.
International travel plans on hold due to COVID-19? Visit these National Parks for a taste of traveling abroad, no passport required.
The National Park System’s 52 million acres provide safe habitat for animals as well as humans. From bear watching to alligator spotting, you’ll have memorable (and safe) wildlife encounters at these top parks for wildlife watching. Bring your binoculars for a closer look.
Peak foliage, crisp temperatures, and minimal traffic make for the perfect getaway. To help you plan your trip, we’ve hand-picked nine national parks that truly come into their own in autumn.
Popular parks can get crowded, in a normal year. These less-visited alternatives have similar natural wonders, and a fraction of the crowds.
Into stargazing? Head to a Dark Sky-certified national park. We’ve handpicked nine with epic night skies, astronomy tours, festivals, and more.