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Tips for Camping in National Parks

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Tips for Camping in National Parks

By Sara Novak, Planet Green

The U.S. National Park System is second to none and heading outdoors is the best way to learn for yourself and teach your children the importance of preserving all the natural beauty that we are lucky enough to get to enjoy.

Most recently, I headed to a number of national parks in California including Yosemite, Sequoia, Death Valley, and others. Along the way I’ve gathered some really valuable tips about camping in the park system that will ensure your voyage is what you expected and more.

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8:22AM PDT on Jul 31, 2012

Love and enjoy camping, especially Ontario, Canada.
So very peaceful and delightful.
Hopefully National Parks anywhere in the world will not become privatized for profit, that is just sad beyond belief!

4:13PM PDT on Oct 16, 2011

Thanks for the post.

8:47PM PDT on Jul 29, 2011


2:28AM PDT on Jul 21, 2011

I just need access to showers...

1:40AM PDT on Jul 19, 2011

he-he, wish be there! Thx!

7:32AM PDT on Jul 16, 2011

Thank you.

11:12PM PDT on Jul 14, 2011

Thank you

7:14AM PDT on Jul 12, 2011


7:11AM PDT on Jul 12, 2011

thanks for sharing

11:29PM PDT on Jul 11, 2011

That's true must listen to what prescribe by authorities.
Good article.Thanks for educating in simple way.

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