Summer Travel: National Parks, Trails, and Wilderness Areas

by Brett Leveridge

If you're making plans for a family get away, why not celebrate this year's centennial of the National Park Service by visiting one of the country's national parks? Or try a national scenic trail or a beautiful wilderness area. There's something for everyone, from easy strolls to demanding mountain hikes. Check out some of our favorites.

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