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National Park News: Fee Free Weekend August 14-15

Yosemite valley, Yosemite National Park, Calif...
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Here is another opportunity to visit the National Parks for free on August 14 and 15. Take this opportunity to visit some of the national parks which usually have a cost and enjoy hiking, biking, backpacking and even going to the beach. Here is an article with more information on this event.

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Discover: Big Bend National Park

Big Bend National Park, Texas
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Situated in Texas, Big Bend National Park offers just about everything from birding to hiking to photography. If you’re in the area, take a few days to check out this wonderful National Park.

It’s Darker in Big Bend National Park, Thanks to a Light Reduction

Big Bend National Park has long been known as a great place to enjoy the night sky, and thanks to a recently completed project, nighttime has gotten even darker, especially around the park’s main developed area in the Chisos Basin. …

Publish Date: 05/16/2010 23:31

http://www.nationalparkstraveler.com/2010/05/its-darker-big-bend-national-park-thanks-light-reduction-project-chisos-basin5855

The 58 National Parks in the USA: Big Bend and Biscayne

Big Bend National Park is located in the US state of Texas and it has a national significance as the largest protected area of Chihuahuan Desert topography and ecoology in the United States. Big Bend National Park, with its 393 km …

Publish Date: 07/09/2010 9:38

http://www.tourismontheedge.com/best-of/the-58-national-parks-in-the-usa-big-bend-and-biscayne.html

Big Bend National Park

I hiked over 100 miles of Big Bend National Park, about 50 of those with Raisin, canoed Santa Elena Canyon, visited the Rio Grande hot springs (via car), and visited Mariscal Canyon. I drank from mud puddles, hiked through 30-40 mph …

Publish Date: 06/29/2010 10:08

http://texasperimeterhike.blogspot.com/2010/06/big-bend-national-park.html

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