"There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he doesn't mind who gets the credit." - President Ronald Reagan.

Buy The Amazon Kindle Store Ebook Edition

Buy The Amazon Kindle Store Ebook Edition
Get the ebook edition here! (Click image.)

Sunday, September 4, 2016

How to Get Free Passes for National Parks This Year

Above, an osprey chick in its nest at Yellowstone National Park. Photo by Armand Vaquer.

If you happen to be planning your vacation for next year and would like to spend vacation time at a national park, this should interest you.

You can get a free pass to our national parks. The catch is, you'll need a fourth-grader to get one.

According to an article in Travel + Leisure:
Good news for families who love the outdoors: The National Parks Service is again giving fourth-graders a free pass to its vast green spaces. 
Any child in the fourth grade this year can visit the Every Kid in a Park website starting Thursday (Sept. 1) to obtain a free pass that grants the youngster — plus his or her parents or other adults — access to federally managed lands and waters. That includes more than 2,000 national parks, forests, wildlife refuges, and marine sanctuaries. 
The pass is valid between Sept. 1 and Aug. 31, 2017, and gives free entry to fourth-graders and up to three accompanying adults. To get the pass, fourth-graders need to complete an educational activity and print it out.

To read more, go here

No comments:

Search This Blog