20 Most Visited Parks in the United States 2019

Most Visited Parks in the United States 2019  These 20 most visited parks in the United States in 2019, by number of recreational visitors, according to the statistics of the National Park Service   Rank Park Recreation Visits % of Total 1 Golden Gate NRA 15,002,227 4.58% 2 Blue Ridge PKWY 14,976,085 4.57% 3 Great Smoky Mountains NP 12,547,743 3.83% 4 Gateway NRA 9,405,622 2.87% 5 Lincoln Memorial 7,808,182 2.38% 6 Lake Mead NRA 7,499,049 2.29% 7 George Washington MEM …

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Las Vegas: Traveling Europe Without Leaving the United States

Las Vegas (Nevada)  Las Vegas: Traveling Europe Without Leaving the United States. That’s possible?. Sure, of course. You just have to go to Las Vegas, in the Mojave desert in Nevada. Las Vegas is a tourist city famous for its exciting activity 24 hours a day. Never Close. Never sleeps. Open casinos and shows at all times.  It is a city devoted to entertainment and tourism. Currently, 650,000 people live in Las Vegas (2016) and receive almost 40 million visitors …

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Coronavirus: Prohibit the entry to United States

Coronavirus: Prohibit the entry to US The United States government is reacting to counteract the spread of the coronavirus outbreak: It will prohibit the entry of most foreigners who had visited China recently and would put some American travelers in quarantine for 14 days. The public health emergency was declared. Temporary restrictions followed announcements by American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines that they would suspend air service between the United States and China for several months. The measure …

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National Garden of American Heroes

National Garden of American Heroes The National Garden of American Heroes is a proposed monument to “great figures of America’s history”, planned through executive order by President Donald Trump. The garden, along with a Task Force for Building and Rebuilding Monuments to American Heroes, was announced on July 3, 2020 at the Independence Day celebration event at Mount Rushmore in Keystone, South Dakota. In his speech, Trump described the proposed monument as “a vast outdoor park that will feature the statues of the greatest Americans to ever live.” The …

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Acadia Volunteer News

Acadia Volunteer News Waldron’s Warriors Protecting Acadia’s Cairns One little known volunteer opportunity at Acadia National Park is a group called the Waldron’s Warriors.  The Waldron’s Warriors are comprised of two dozen or so avid hikers, who help answer visitor questions, report trail damage to NPS staff, and who periodically check the condition of Bates Cairns on trails throughout the park.  These cairns are used in treeless areas in conjunction with blue blazes to mark the trails, helping direct visitors regardless …

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