Top Things to do at Crater Lake National Park in Oregon

deep blue waters of Crater Lake in oregon

Crater Lake National Park in Oregon is a true natural and geological wonder. At its core lies Crater Lake, a pristine jewel formed within the heart of a dormant volcano. It is one of the world’s deepest and clearest lakes. In this article, we’ll review the top things to do inside this spectacular national park … Read more

Isle Royale National Park: Michigan’s Hidden Gem!

Crystal clear waters along the rocky shoreline of Isle Royal. NPS photo

Isle Royale in Michigan is a pristine and remote wilderness located in the northwest corner of Lake Superior, off the coast of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula (approximately 55 miles from the nearest mainland point).  It is a place of rugged beauty, pristine forests, and untouched landscapes. The park covers the entirety of Isle Royale, the largest … Read more

10 Must-Visit National Parks Near Chicago

The calm and serene shoreline of Lake Michigan in Indiana Dunes National Park.

Chicago, a bustling metropolis with its iconic skyline and urban attractions, may not be the first place that comes to mind when thinking about nature and outdoor adventures. However, a remarkable array of national parks near Chicago are nestled within a reasonable driving distance from the city, including unique monuments and sites waiting to be … Read more

10 Must-See Lakes in Glacier National Park

The lofty Grinnell Peak is reflected in Swiftcurrent Lake’s calm waters. Mt Gould can be seen to the left, and Mt. Wilbur is to the right. NPS Photo / Tim Rains Glacier NP

Nestled within the pristine beauty of Montana’s Rocky Mountains lies Glacier National Park, an enchanting haven for nature enthusiasts and outdoor adventurers. This vast wilderness is renowned for its majestic peaks, sprawling glaciers, and vibrant alpine meadows.  However, one of the park’s most awe-inspiring features is its collection of stunning lakes, each with unique charm … Read more