Blog Posts tagged in "National Park Service"

Wow, look what was just announced.....A new lifetime pass for National Parks and Federal Recreation Lands, called America the Beautiful. This new lifetime pass for Gold Star Families & Veterans is being offered to demonstrate the country's immense gratitude and respect for those who have served and defended our country. Photo courtesy of NPS OVERVIEW OF AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL--NEW LIFETIME PASS $10 processing fee on USGS Store, Free in person at sites that issue passes. Available to Gold Star Families and Veterans . See section below for specific documentation required. Obtained in person at F... read more

The National Park Service invites all visitors to remember our veterans by visiting any National Park Service site for free on Veterans Day , November 11, 2016. Many national parks have direct connections to the military – there are dozens of battlefields, military parks, and historic sites that commemorate and honor the service of American veterans. In addition, every national park is part of our collective identity that defines who we are and where we came from as a nation. They are tactile reminders of the values, the ideals, the freedoms that our veterans protect. The majestic landscapes,... read more