National Parks Week: Get Outside
The National Parks: America's Best Idea, a six-episode series that airs this week on PBS, with tips about enjoying and protecting our natural heritage.
Tip #1: Visit a Park
The U.S. park system has a lot to offer: With 58 national parks and 333 national monuments and historic sites, it's easy and affordable to experience the outdoors wherever you live. Meet new friends who love the outdoors by signing up for one of the trips offered by Sierra Club Outings.
Tip #2: Travel in Packs
Tip #3: Show Your Support
Tip #4: Take the Long Journey
Share your stories: Tell us about your favorite wilderness adventure.