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Free Entrance Days in the National Parks (U.S. National
National parks are America’s best idea, and there are more than 400 parks available to everyone, every day. The fee-free days provide a great opportunity to visit a new place or an old favorite, especially one of the national parks that normally charge an entrance fee.The others are free all the time.
Fees & Passes
Adult (ages 13+) = $15.00. Seniors (65+) and Military Veterans = $14.00. Active Duty U.S. Military Personnel = FREE. AAA Discount = $14.00. Youth (ages 6-12) = $10.00. Children (5 and under) = FREE. More information and to purchase tickets. National Park Passes - Please note that America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreational
Fees & Passes
Purchase Ferry Tickets. Alcatraz City Cruises is the official source for ferry tickets to Alcatraz Island. You may buy tickets online, by phone or in person. Online: www.alcatrazcruises.com. Telephone: 1-415-981-ROCK (415-981-7625) In Person: At the ferry departure point at Pier 33. America the Beautiful Passes.
Interagency Pass Program
America the Beautiful - National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass - Senior Pass. - Cost $80 (Lifetime) or $20 (Annual) This is a pass for U.S. citizens or permanent residents age 62 or over. The pass provides access to, and use of, Federal recreation sites that charge an Entrance or Standard Amenity. The pass admits the pass holder and
Dry Tortugas National Park (U.S. National Park Service)
Explore a 19th Century Fort and Snorkel Crystal Clear Water with Incredible Marine Life. Almost 70 miles (113 km) west of Key West lies the remote Dry Tortugas National Park. This 100-square mile park is mostly open water with seven small islands. Accessible only by boat or seaplane, the park is known the world over as the home of magnificent
Sacrificing for the Common Good: Rationing in WWII (U.S
On August 28, 1941, President Roosevelt’s Executive Order 8875 created the Office of Price Administration (OPA). The OPA’s main responsibility was to place a ceiling on prices of most goods, and to limit consumption by rationing. Americans received their first ration cards in May 1942. The first card, War Ration Card Number One, became
Yellowstone National Park (U.S. National Park Service)
Yellowstone is as wondrous as it is complex. The park is at the heart of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, where nature and culture abound. Here are just a few highlights for you to learn about the park, the park's strategic priorities, and substantial successes and challenges over the past two years in the State of the Park report.
Cades Cove Campground
There is an emergency phone available at the Cades Cove Campground Kiosk. Campsites are $25 per night for individual campsites. Reservations for campsites at Cades Cove Campground can be made 6 months prior to your arrival date online at www.recreation.gov or by calling 877-444-6777. Owners of an Interagency Senior/Golden Age or Interagency
Fees & Passes
fees and reservations. Ferry ticket includes entrance fee to Dry Tortugas National Park and Fort Jefferson.; The Seaplane charges park entrance fee upon check-in.; If you hold a National Parks Pass, show it at either check-in, and the entrance fee will be deducted or not charged with transportation costs.The pass must be shown in person with a valid ID.
Fees & Reservations
The Castillo de San Marcos is considered to be a "walk-in" park. The entrance fee applies to each individual. Adults (Age 16 and above) entrance is $15.00 - valid for 7 consecutive days. Children (age 15 and under) are admitted free of charge but must be accompanied by an adult. The Golden Access and Age Passports; the Castillo Annual Pass; and
George Washington Memorial Parkway (U.S. National Park
A Scenic Approach. The George Washington Memorial Parkway was designed for recreational driving. It links sites that commemorate important episodes in American history and preserve habitat for local wildlife. The parkway and its associated trails provide a scenic place to play and rest in the busy Washington, DC metropolitan area.
Fees & Passes
The following commercial entrance passes are available: Shenandoah Entrance Pass - Commercial Tour (1-6 Passengers) - $25.00. The total cost is calculated: $25 + $10 per passenger. Shenandoah Entrance Fee - Commercial Tour (7-15 Passengers) - $75.00. Based upon the total capacity of a vehicle that can carry 7-15 passengers, regardless of the
Advisory Commission Meeting 10/18/16
Events were held at both park units, including a ceremony in the Calumet Unit to thank the outgoing Commissioners and welcome new members. Furthermore, over 400 coupons good for $5 off admission at a participating Heritage Site during the month of September were distributed, 165 of which were later redeemed.
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Shark Valley Entrance Station - Typical Traffic Conditions During Peak Visitor Season Tips To Reduce Parking Stress. Visiting on weekdays, and arriving before 10 am or after 3pm, could help avoid long entrance station lines and delays, and difficulty finding a place to park.
Alerts & Conditions
All lands within the boundaries of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and Rainbow Bridge National Monument. Violation of the above, prohibited acts is punishable by a fine of not more than $5,000 and/or imprisonment for not more than six months, or both (43 CFR 9212.4). Signed Superintendent Willam Shott. 6/28/2021.
1903-The First Flight
Orville takes off with Wilbur running beside, December 17, 1903. NPS. At 10:35, he released the restraining wire. The flyer moved down the rail as Wilbur steadied the wings. Just as Orville left the ground, John Daniels from the lifesaving station snapped the shutter on a preset camera, capturing the historic image of the airborne aircraft with
Driving Down Island Tips
Padre Island National Seashore is not responsible for injury to visitors or damage to vehicles while driving down island. - The National Park Service does not tow non-government vehicles.The cost for a private wrecker to come down island can be several hundred to several thousand dollars. -Northbound vehicles have the right of way.
Ozark NSR: A Homeland and Hinterland (Chapter 7)
Cloudy in the early morning. Showery, raining off and on all the forenoon. I borrowed Al Vance's slicker coat and rode over to my School, 6:46-8:33. Had a working at the School house in the forenoon, 5 men of the neighborhood gathered in and we cleaned off the School grounds, cutting the brush and dragging off the logs.
Phase One Reopening Details
The grounds of Liberty Island (Liberty Information Center closed) The Statue of Liberty Museum and theater. The Statue of Liberty Pedestal (with access to the pedestal balcony and the top of Fort Wood) Audio tours (included in the price of your ticket) Crown Café is open. Public restrooms. Ellis Island and the National Museum of Immigration.
Fees & Passes
Buy your entrance pass online through Recreation.gov . NPS Graphic. Digital Passes Available Through Recreation.gov. Purchase park entrance passes from Recreation.gov at no additional cost. Once purchased, passes for Mount Rainier National Park must be printed prior to use.While in the park, the paper copy is presented at entrance stations and displayed …
National Park Service Centennial Celebration
Attend either the Quincy or Calumet activities and receive a coupon good for $5.00 off admission at select Keweenaw Heritage Sites. The coupons are provided by the Keweenaw National Historical Park Advisory Commission to promote our local history. The Advisory Commission and Isle Royale and Keweenaw Parks Association are partnering to provide
Linville Falls Hiking Trails
The Linville Falls trails range in difficulty from moderate to strenuous. Erwins View Trail. A moderate 1.6 mile round-trip walk, offering hikers four overlooks, each revealing a different aspect of the Linville Falls area. The first overlook is 0.5 miles from the visitor center, and is a moderate walk with a slight loss of elevation.
Statue Of Liberty National Monument (U.S. National Park
Liberty Enlightening the World. "The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World" was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the United States and is recognized as a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The Statue of Liberty was dedicated on October 28, 1886. It was designated as a National Monument in 1924.
What's Going On With The Volcanoes
Kīlauea Volcano is No Longer Erupting. Observations indicate that the eruption in Halema‘uma‘u at the summit of Kīlauea volcano has paused. No molten lava or night glow is visible. Three Big Changes in Three Years. From lava to water and back again. Learn about three remarkable changes in the past three years at Halemaʻumaʻu crater.
Rocky Mountain National Park (U.S. National Park Service)
Rocky Mountain National Park’s 415 square miles encompass and protect spectacular mountain environments. Enjoy Trail Ridge Road – which crests at over 12,000 feet including many overlooks to experience the subalpine and alpine worlds – along with over 300 miles of hiking trails, wildflowers, wildlife, starry nights, and fun times.
Cape Hatteras Light Station
The light was located approximately 12.8 nautical miles or 14.7 statute miles out in the Atlantic Ocean. It was originally crewed by 6 people (4 on and 2 off) but was automated on September 7, 1977. The 1000-watt lamp was 125 feet above the water and was visible for 22 nautical miles.
NCPTT Scientific Method and Experimental Design for
Coupons were exposed to hydrogen sulfide for 125 days with periodic removal for continuous evaluation because they wanted to capture when change initiated for each coating. Randomization was performed wherever it was appropriate, such as in the selection of spots for testing and in the order of coupon placement within the hydrogen sulfide chamber.
Manzanar NHS: Historic Resource Study/Special History
Ration books, and occasionally, tire and gasoline coupons were issued for relocating evacuees. By February 1, 1945, the mess section began to close mess halls as the center's population declined. By August 1, only 18 mess halls remained in operation.
NPS Southwest Archeology Podcast
Starting off our second season, we have the honor to speak with Mr. Joe Certaine - historian and historical re-enactor, and creator of the Descendants Jubilee Project. He has intimate knowledge of the 19th Century African American solider who often ended up "in the shadows of American history." **Links mentioned in podcast**
NCPTT The Space Age in Construction
The wings had been cut off when the plane was shipped to CIA headquarters in Langley in 2007. The siliconized paint was applied after reattachment would fail. The decals were wrong and, all in all, a very poor restoration, but with a new understanding of this material, the aircraft will be appropriately specified for proper treatment.
Non-Destructive Imaging Of Worn-off Hallmarks and
employed to images worn-off information from metal. Recovery of filed-off serial numbers from firearms is a well-established procedure in law enforcement forensic laboratories. Unfortunately, all of these techniques are destructive to the metal to some extent (Table 1). The most common technique involves polishing the area to be
NCPTT Comparative Study of Commercially Available
Abstract: In 2004, the National Cemetery Administration (NCA) and the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training (NCPTT) (an office of the National Park Service) entered into an agreement to study the effectiveness of commercially available cleaners to remove biological growth from federally-issued marble headstones.
Tending the Homefront: The Many Roles of Women in the San
Most defense plants ran around the clock, and many women worked a six-day week, leaving little time to manage the myriad duties of home and family in their meager "off" hours. For the thousands of women who migrated to the Pacific Coast states, securing adequate housing in West Coast boomtowns was a particularly difficult aspect of an already
War in the Pacific NHP: Administrative History (Chapter 3)
The U.S. fleet assembled off Guam's western shore on the morning of July 21 was enormous: eleven battleships, twenty-four aircraft carriers, and 390 support ships. Throughout the night and early morning of July 21, 1944, all American assault units moved to their assigned positions off Asan and Agat beaches.
NCPTT Water Absorption (Rilem) Test on Masonry Walls
Procedure. The materials needed to perform this test are a water absorption test tube or a Rilem tube, a stopwatch, plastic cement, and laboratory washing bottle filled with water. First, I rolled a thin piece of plastic cement and placed it on the lip of dome of the tube. Once the cement was placed securely on the tube, I chose a place on the
OHP Thomas Rooney
Thomas Rooney. Thomas Rooney served Paterson for decades, first as mayor for eighteen months, and then as Sixth Ward councilman for 28 years. Born, raised, and still living in Paterson, Rooney says it is his goal to die here, too. He was born in 1927 and has lived in South Paterson in a predominantly Irish neighborhood, now mostly Muslim.