Grand Canyon, other parks float entry-fee increase

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Visiting the Grand Canyon and other national parks could get a little pricier…

Paintings in national parks spark probe, furor

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Officials are investigating paintings and drawings of eerie faces found on rocks across the West in some of the country’s most…

Importance of national parks to Bay Area and national economies

A study released today by the Department of the Interior and the National Parks Service details the economic benefits the Bay Area’s national parks have on the communities around them…

Local tourist attractions such as Alcatraz and Muir Woods reopen today

Local tourist attractions such as Alcatraz and Muir Woods reopen today

Teacher gets ticket for entering national park

A teacher and her students say a simple day hike turned in to highway robbery when they were ticketed for driving into…

Half Dome cables will remain, hikers still limited

The National Park Service on Friday announced approval of a plan to permanently limit the number of hikers who can tackle Half Dome to 400 a day…