Trip Ideas By Activity: National and State Parks in the United States

The Best Ways for Families to Explore the Great Smoky Mountains

The most visited national park in the United States is Great Smoky Mountains National Park, where more than a half million acres of craggy peaks and forested ridges are caressed by the swirling mist that gives the mountain range its name.
Lake in GlacierXanterra Travel Collection

How Xanterra National Park Lodges Are Saving Water

Creative initiatives are reaping big benefits for this precious…
Williamsburg, VABindu Trips

Williamsburg, Jamestown, Yorktown in 48 hours

Where Colonial history and urban adventures meet Your parents…
Lake Louise mountain lake panoramaGreat Family Vacations

5 More Lake Vacations at State and National Parks

Not everyone is a beach lover, and that’s OK! Boat, kayak,…
San DiegoDentist's Money Digest

5 Entertainment Ideas for Your Trip to San Diego

If you are headed to San Diego and haven’t figured out what…
The Boundary WatersDentist's Money Digest

Wilderness Camping and Wildlife Adventures Without the Work

Stay at a tent and breakfast camp in the Alaskan wilderness,…
Explore Yellowstone National Park in WinterDentist's Money Digest

Explore Yellowstone National Park in Winter

Winter is a fantastic time to visit Yellowstone National Park. The…
Zion national park sunset landscape view of Watchman peak, UtahPhysician's Money Digest

Five National Parks for Western Coast Winter Adventures

Many US national parks offer special getaways during the winter…
A lone cypress tree stands in a pond of lilypads in the Okefenokee swamp at sunset.Dentist's Money Digest

Wildlife Adventures: Explore the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge

The Okefenokee Swamp in Georgia covers 438,000 acres and within…
Mountains in Montana and Idaho landscapeDentist's Money Digest

Plan Ahead, Part 2: Book Resort State Parks Now for Spring and Summer

Act now to get the best deals at prime state park locations this…