Get ready to celebrate every outdoor enthusiasts favorite time of year, National Parks Week! For one full week in April, National Parks throughout the country will offer special events, programs and even free entry on kickoff day Saturday, April 20 to all 59 parks. These national treasures are waiting to be explored by RVers and we want to help you get there.
If you’re not able to make it to a park on the 20th for free entry day, you’re in luck! We’re running a giveaway with the ever inspiring @She_Explores where one lucky winner will receive two Annual National Parks passes. That’s a $160 value for free, and you know how much we love budget travel! Keep an eye on all of our social media platforms, Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram over the next few weeks to learn how you’ll be able to enter to win this great giveaway package (that means more than just the national parks pass). In the meantime, check out everything you need to know about National Parks Week below.
National Parks Week
Dates: Saturday, April 20 – Sunday, April 28, 2019
Where: All 59 National Parks that you can explore here
What you Need to Know: The National Parks Foundation, America’s official charity of our national parks, makes exploring our nation’s treasures accessible to all by waiving all park fees for one day. With this great opportunity comes crowds. So, go early, bring provisions and remember that you’re getting to explore these stunning places for free so be mindful to practice the principles of Leave No Trace while exploring the park.
April 20 – Entrance Fee-Free Day and National Junior Ranger Day
April 21 – Military and Veterans Recognition Day
April 22 – Earth Day
April 23 – Transportation Tuesday
April 24 – Wild Wednesday
April 25 – Throwback Thursday
April 26 – Friendship Friday
April 27 – Bar Ranger Day
April 28 – Park RX Day
Not sure where to travel this spring? Check out our recent post featuring Top Free and Budget Friendly Outdoor Activities to Do This Season and leave us a comment below telling us where you’ll be headed!