National Park Service To Tap Into Entrance Fees To Keep OperatingThe National Park Service says it is taking the extraordinary step of dipping into entrance fees to pay for staffing at its highly visited parks in the wake of the partial government shutdown.
Meet 409 Beadnose, Katmai National Park's Fattest Brown BearWe have a winner, or rather, the Katmai National Park and Reserve does.
National Park Service Asks For Votes In Its Fattest Bear CompetitionThe National Park Service wants the public to weigh in on its Fattest Bear Week competition.
Colorado Artist Creates Women's Rights Sculpture, Plans For MonumentOne Colorado artist is using her talents to highlight women in history, their journey and struggle for equality.
Bodies, Wreckage Will Not Be Recovered In Alaska CrashA small airplane that crashed in Alaska's Denali National Park, killing five people on board, will remain on a near-vertical mountainside because of the substantial risk to recovery crews.
Study: National Park Visitors Down Due To PollutionVisitors appear to be steering clear of some U.S. national parks because of pollution levels.
USGS: Increased Yellowstone Geyser Eruptions Do Not Suggest Imminent Volcanic ActivityDespite the increased frequency of steam eruptions at the famous Steamboat Geyser in Yellowstone National Park, and a 'swarm' of small earthquakes in the region this year, researchers are downplaying the likelihood Yellowstone's supervolcano will explode.
Interior To Implement Massive Overhaul Despite CriticismInterior Secretary Ryan Zinke is pressing ahead with a massive overhaul of his department, despite growing opposition.
Gov. Hickenlooper Joins Other Governors: Interior Department Shift Didn't Include ThemA bipartisan group of 19 Western governors, including Gov. John Hickenlooper, said Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke did not consult with them about major plans for reorganizing the agency.
Colorado Congressman Opposes Fee Increase For Rocky Mountain National ParkA Colorado Congressman is fighting a proposal to raise the entrance fee at 17 national parks - including Rocky Mountain National Park - during the busy summer season.
Peak Season Daily Pass Could Cost $70 At Rocky Mountain National ParkThe National Park Service has proposed a fee increase that could put a daily pass to Rocky Mountain National Park at $70 during peak visiting season.