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Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area
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Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

Thursday 5th December, 2019

You'd never know you're less than an hour from Los Angeles in this outdoor explorer's wonderland! [...]

Old Point Loma Lighthouse
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Cabrillo National Monument

Thursday 28th November, 2019

Enjoy spectacular views across San Diego's harbor and skyline, and learn a little history too! [...]

Route 66
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Season 2: National Park Adventure

Monday 25th November, 2019

Join us for Season 2 of our National Park adventure as we travel from California to Albuquerque, NM along the famous Route 66. [...]

Season 1 Wrap-Up
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National Parks Season 1 Recap

Thursday 26th September, 2019

We learned so much during our first few months of our quest to visit all 419 National Parks in the US - let's recap! [...]

Joshua Tree along a road
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What is a National Park Unit?

Thursday 5th September, 2019

We often talk about our quest to visit all the National Park Units in the US. But what exactly is a National Park Unit? [...]

Diana Cycling in Colorado National Monument
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Electric Bikes Permitted in National Parks

Sunday 1st September, 2019

Until now, e-bikes typically haven't been allowed in the National Parks, but that may be about to change. [...]

Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
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Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

Thursday 29th August, 2019

Once considered the most dangerous National Park, this Sonoran Desert park is the only place in the US where the Organ Pipe Cactus grows wild. [...]

Pueblo Grande Museum
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Hohokam Pima National Monument

Thursday 22nd August, 2019

Maybe one of the strangest National Park Units: you cannot visit it and even the name is bizarre! [...]

Tonto National Monument
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Tonto National Monument

Thursday 15th August, 2019

Dating from 1250CE to 1450CE, the cliff-dwellings and artifacts at Tonto National Monument shed light on how the Salado people might have lived. [...]

Casa Grande Ruins National Monument
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Casa Grande Ruins National Monument

Thursday 8th August, 2019

Casa Grande is one of the largest prehistoric structures ever built in North America, but it's surrounded in mystery! [...]

Sagauro Cactus
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Saguaro National Park

Monday 24th June, 2019

Arguably the most iconic image of the American south west, Saguaro cacti cover the Sonoran Desert landscape around Tucson in southern Arizona. [...]

Tumacácori National Historical Park
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Tumacácori National Historical Park

Wednesday 22nd May, 2019

Nestled in the Santa Cruz River valley in southern Arizona, Tumacácori has much to offer. [...]