Grab your sunscreen, put on your favorite walking shoes and head outdoors. Entrance fees to all 392 national parks will be waived during National Park Week, April 17-25, 2010. Even more enticing, many of the park concessioners will have special offers and discounts on shopping, dining, activities and tours. There’s even a chance to win a $100 lodging certificate.
California has eight national parks, among them Yosemite, pictured above. Deep valleys, picturesque waterfalls and a vast wilderness area make this one of the state's most popular recreational destinations. For a complete list of California’s national parks, reserves, historical sites, and trails, click here. Reconnect with nature. Get outdoors and explore one of our national parks!