Welcome to NationalParkTraveling.com!

Big Blend’s National Park Travel Planner website is a great place to plan your next visit to a National Park destination. This site, along with Spirit of America Magazine, is published by Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, a mother/daughter travel, radio and publishing team, who through their Big Blend Spirit of America Tour, are committed to visiting and documenting all 417+ US National Park Units and showcasing what their gateway communities have to offer. Our goal is to promote the full funding and protection of our National Parks and other public lands and programs, and to further sustainable and responsible tourism as a viable industry to the park gateway communities.

SPIRIT OF AMERICA MAGAZINE: Spring 2017 – From Hawaii to California, Arizona, Nevada, Louisiana, Kentucky and even England, it’s all about National Park Travel Destinations including Spring Wildflowers, Wildlife and Nature; History, Art, Photography and Books; Health and Environmental Activism, and more! Read on Calameo… Read on Issuu…

LISTEN TO NATIONAL PARKS RADIO:

ENJOY OUR VIDEO:

image

NATIONAL PARK TRAVEL PLANNER QUICK LINKS:

LATEST ARTICLES, INTERVIEWS & EVENTS:

Historic Columbus, Georgia Kathleen Walls steps back in time to 1828, and into the brand new city of Columbus, GA.

San Pedro Riparian Conservation Area – 57,000 acres of biodiverse public land and a “Globally Important Bird Area” in Southern Arizona.

Bird Watching in England – From swans to barn owls, Glynn Burrows reflects on the various birding experiences in the UK.

Safe Trails – Jennifer Place, Program Associate of Born Free USA, discusses body-crushing traps on public lands.

Missouri National Recreational River – Home to a 100-mile stretch of North America’s longest river.