The National Park Service says visitors to parks in and around the nation’s capital spent nearly $929 million in surrounding communities in 2012.
The National Park Service says a rock slide has closed the Paw Paw Tunnel in the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park.
A broken link in America’s longest national park is nearly fixed.
Senator Ben Cardin is making another push to create national parks in Maryland and New York dedicated to Harriet Tubman.
Assateague Island National Seashore is waiving its entrance fee for National Park Week, allowing free access to the shore in both Maryland and Virginia.