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Table Of Contents

Planning a Trip Online
2Information
THE SOUTHWEST CIRCLE 3
3Planning a National Park Itinerary
4The Southwest Circle
5The Grand Circle
6Visitor Centers
7Fees & Permits
North to Alaska!
8Getting a Campsite
1Essentials
If You Have Only 1 Day
2Exploring the Park by Car
3Organized Tours & Ranger Programs
4Park Attractions
5Day Hikes
ESSENTIALS 25
Tips from the Chief of Interpretation
2Organized Tours & Ranger Programs
3Day Hikes
EXPLORING THE BACKCOUNTRY 29
4Exploring the Backcountry
5Other Sports & Activities
Tips from a Park Ranger
EXPLORING THE PARK BY CAR 35
OTHER SPORTS & ACTIVITIES 39
6Exploring the Backcountry
7Other Sports & Activities
8Camping
9Where to Stay
10Picnic & Camping Supplies
2Visiting Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Tips from the Park Superintendent
VISITING CUSTER STATE PARK 57
3Visiting Custer State Park
Crazy Horse Memorial
4Visiting Wind Cave National Park
Tips from an Insider
OTHER SPORTS & ACTIVITIES 65
6Guided Tours
8 Camping
Tips from a Park Insider
3Exploring the Park by Shuttle
4Organized Tours & Ranger Programs
5Park Attractions
6Day Hikes
The Best of Two Great Trails
OTHER SPORTS & ACTIVITIES 79
7Exploring the Backcountry
8Other Sports & Activities
9Camping
10Where to Stay
11Where to Dine
12Picnic & Camping Supplies
13Nearby Attractions
EXPLORING THE PARK BY CAR101
Especially for Kids
5Cave Exploration
2Exploring the Islands
Which Island Should You Visit?
The Crater Lake Rim Drive
5Other Summer Sports & Activities
6Winter Sports & Activities
8Where to Stay & Dine
Death Valley National Park & Mojave National Preserve
Devils Tower National Monument
CLIMBING THE TOWER157
2Climbing the Tower
5Camping
WHERE TO STAY & DINE159
6Where to Stay & Dine
Glacier National Park & Waterton Lakes National Park
EXPLORING THE PARK BY CAR163
Picnicking Tips
Photo Tips
7Winter Sports & Activities
Grand Canyon National Park
ORGANIZED TOURS & RANGER PROGRAMS187
Protecting the Environment
OTHER SPORTS & ACTIVITIES191
PICNIC & CAMPING SUPPLIES205
ESSENTIALS207
EXPLORING THE PARK211
2Exploring the Park
3Park Attractions
What’s in a Name?
Keeping Fido Safe & Happy
Kokopelli:Casanova or Traveling Salesman?
The 2006 Flood
North Cascades National Park
10 Essential Items
EXPLORING THE PARK301
OTHER SPORTS & ACTIVITIES305
6Camping
7Where to Stay
8Where to Dine
Olympic National Park
Petrified Forest National Park
PICNIC & CAMPING SUPPLIES333
9Picnic & Camping Supplies
Point Reyes National Seashore
PARK ATTRACTIONS337
6Beaches
Redwood National & State Parks
Redwood National Park
OTHER SPORTS & ACTIVITIES347
Rocky Mountain National Park
EXPLORING THE PARK BY CAR355
Saguaro National Park
Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks
EXPLORING THE PARK381
EXPLORING THE BACKCOUNTRY387
A Nearby National Monument
Theodore Roosevelt National Park
EXPLORING THE PARK BY CAR401
PARK ATTRACTIONS403
3Exploring the Backcountry
7Horseback Riding
9Where to Stay & Dine
EXPLORING THE BACKCOUNTRY421
OTHER SUMMER SPORTS & ACTIVITIES423
6Other Summer Sports & Activities
Yosemite National Park
EXPLORING THE PARK441
ORGANIZED TOURS & RANGER PROGRAMS445
5Overnight Hikes
PICNIC & CAMPING SUPPLIES463
Zion National Park & Cedar Breaks National Monument
RANGER PROGRAMS471
3Ranger Programs
EXPLORING THE BACKCOUNTRY473
12Nearby Entertainment
The Summer Wildflowers of Cedar Breaks
Appendix A:A Field Guide
1Canyon Country
2The Rockies
3The Sierra Nevada
Appendix B: Useful Toll-Free Numbers & Websites