Jun 29, 2011 these cancellation marks record the name of the park as well as the date of the visit. Sep 19, 2018 divided into regions, each section of the passport provides a quick introduction to the parks in a particular part of the country. The passport to the parks program was started in 1986. When you go to national park visitors centers there are always little shops that have interesting books, maybe some stuffed animal puppets, some cool gear, and a little station with a cancellation stamp and an ink pad. Divided into regions, each section of the passport provides a quick introduction to the parks in a particular part of the country.
Sales of the america the beautiful the national parks and federal recreational lands passes also called interagency passes are currently suspended due to the coronavirus outbreak. Its a cute, affordable, spiralbound, pocketsize booklet, with a place to track every national park youve been to. Purchase your passport book at the olympic national park visitor center yearround, or seasonally at the hoh visitor center or the kalaloch ranger station. It includes a passport book that lists all national parks in the united states and u. Receive the seasonal parks canada newsletter in one simple email sent right to your inbox. If you dont already have your own passport to the national parks, this year marks the 100th anniversary of the national park service and its the perfect time to start this tradition. The passport to your national parks collectors edition was published in 2016, but sadly did not stay in print for long. Like the choose your own adventure books that some enjoyed as kids, the passport to your national parks book may entice its owner to travel to the ends of the continent and beyond to behold the natural, cultural, historic, and scientific wonders of our great nation and to acquire passport cancellations. Back in may i learned about the passport to your national parks program through the national park service and ive been dying to get our brand new passport books stamped with my kids. Id like to go back and get stamps from the parks i visited before i had the passport. National parks passport book helps to plan your visit to the national parks. This suspension affects sales and delivery of annual passes from the usgs online store and recreation.
About 2 mins into planning my trip, i discovered this gem. National parks map, adventure log, and passport book for kids, teens, adults, and seniors by sarah pritt arthur jul 9, 2019 4. Collectors of the stamps have formed a nonprofit social club, the national park travelers club, a group which holds annual conventions. This amazing travelsize book is made for adventurous people who want to plan trips and record their visit to each of the 62 national parks. Mar 25, 2020 did you know theres a us national parks passport book.
It includes a list of every national park area in the united states. Americas natural treasures our national parks are presented in one handy booklet with the passport to your national parks program. The national park passport book is the cheapest and best souvenir of your national park adventures. Based on a suggestion from a friend i decided to make the most of it and lined up a bunch of national parks to hit on my trip. The next time youve got a trip planned to one of our countrys national parks, dont forget your official passport. These passports are a great way to experience all the beauty of our state. May 08, 2016 we are national parks lovers and fanatics. In total, there are over 2,000 cancellation stamps available among all the national park sites. How to choose the best national park passport for your. Tennessees national parks passport cancellation stamps. National park passport stamps passport to your national parks.
The entire south carolina state park system is yours to enjoy with a park passport. Here is a list with illustrations of the passport cancellation stamps for tennessees national parks and monuments and other national parks sites and federalnational areas. Junior ranger passport and 2019 junior ranger sticker set. Find out about events, hidden gems, trip planning, conservation and wildlife, contests, promotions and more. Visitors who have their booklets stamped at 15 different parks will earn a free annual pass to all nevada state parks. National park passport book by tchr two point 0 tpt. Several variations of cancellation stamps for many of the park sites are displayed. Nov 30, 2019 the national park passport book is the cheapest and best souvenir of your national park adventures. The national parks and federal recreational lands pass series notice. It also includes a free map and guide to the national park system. It was designed to help park visitors track their adventures thought the parks and celebrate park anniversaries.
Collect, have fun, remember, and reminisce over your. Started in 1986, the passport program was designed to help travelers document their national park visits and celebrate major milestones in the park systems history. Nov 28, 2019 national parks passport book helps to plan your visit to the national parks. The booklet serves as a travel aid as well as travelogue for park visitors. Passport to your national parks collectors edition spiralbound august 16, 2016 by eastern national author 4. Enjoy them to the fullest by shopping our collection of national parks handbooks, history books, childrens activity guides and books, park guides, maps, posters and more, including posters by famous graphics artist, charley harper. The national park passport book is a fun way to get the whole family excited to visit national parks. Who would have thought that a little 6 x 3 inch, 104page spiral bound book with blank pages, and a colour coded mapguide to the entire national park system would bring me such joy. Some bonus stamps from these sites are also exhibited. It includes photos, a description of each park, a list of each parks.
The passport to your national parks includes maps that are colorcoded for specific regions in the country, previsit information, illustrations and photographs. Small, fits in a pocket, doesnt have room for all the parks but great for getting started and very portable. Passport to your national parks hawaii pacific parks. How to get a national park passport or a state passport and. Individual parks can use the stamp as they see fit, but eastern national has suggested that if someone wants the stamp, they have to complete the junior ranger program. Make sure you include your name and mailing address. Learn about the passport to your national park companion app. Howto make a national parks passport cover diy network. Eastern national is a 501c3 notforprofit cooperating association, that promotes the publics understanding and support of americas national parks and other public trust partners by providing quality educational experiences, products, and services.
Spaces in each region are designated for you to collect rubber stamp cancellations at each national park site you visit. Virtual passport cancellations americas national parks. The stamps are free although you may have to pay an entrance fee to get into the park to get the stamp. It was designed to help park visitors track their adventures thought the. Our passport app helps you find national parks, cancellation stations, and more. Here is a list with illustrations of the passport cancellation stamps for californias national parks and monuments and other national parks sites and federalnational areas.
Passport to your national parks classic edition shop. Ive even gotten cancellation stamps in the mail from parks visited by sending a stamped selfaddressed envelope with my requests. National park adventure guide book 62park edition our new 2020 updated edition includes the 3 newest national parksgateway arch and indiana dunes, and white sands. Collect, have fun, remember, and reminisce over your great park experiences. National parks passports how to use the national parks passport. Aug 24, 2016 the passport to your national parks stamp book. Search for national parks filter by states mark the place as part of your bucket list, visited, or favorite show campgroundscampsites on the selected national park show campsites details including accessibility. If you are interested in purchasing the commemorative stamp. How to get a national park passport or a state passport. The nevada state parks passport booklet can be picked up at any state park. Be sure to let us know when you get your national parks passport. Its a cute, affordable, spiralbound, pocketsize booklet, with a place to track every national park youve.
Students can put a stamp in their passport as they learn about each of the top ten most visited parks in the united states. Personalize your passport book by adding stickers, logging the trails you hiked, or any other way that helps you preserve your memories. See all 6 formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Im an avid photographer so i know the exact dates i was at every park. Did you know theres a us national parks passport book. This pocketsized journal is the place to collect your park stamp cancellations, as well as being a useful reference guide for park information and locations. For every 10 parks you visit, have a park staff member sign the back inside cover of your passport book. How to choose the best national park passport for your adventures. Also included, a national park badge that you can give your students when you finish the unit.
I attempted to order one on amazon, but it was backordered for months. We had a lot of fun visiting various national parks with our kids, especially after we bought a passport to your national parks. The national parks passport program is a great way to track your adventures as you explore the over 400 units of the national park service. Ive visites several national parks on various vacations, but i didnt know about the nps passport program until about 4 years ago, which is when i started collecting stamps. My wife and i began our national parks tour on may 14, 1999 at montezumas castle natl monument. Passport books, sold at eastern national park stores and. National parks passport program olympic national park u. Aug 16, 2016 i was forced to make a cross country trip due to a work situation. The passport to your national parks program is a popular way to preserve memories of visits to americas national parks. See more ideas about national parks, national park passport and passport. Find out why you need one and all the ways to use it. The national park service is modifying its operations on a parkbypark basis in accordance with the latest. The official passport program website my wife and i began our national parks tour on may 14, 1999 at montezumas castle natl monument.
The passport book with park stamps is a great way to remember visits to national parks. National park passport stamps western national parks store. Back when i started this site, i could not find any uptodate pages on the web dedicated to the little book passport to your national parks so i thought id put something together. Started in 1986, the passport program was designed to help travelers document their national park visits and celebrate major milestones in the park systems hi. We love visiting them, hiking in them, going to ranger talks and ranger led programs, buying books and collecting our passport stamps. Americas national parks supports education and preservation efforts at nearly 170 national parks. May 3, 2012 the passport to your national parks program was launched in 1986 to promote visitation and appreciation of americas national parks. Keep track of all the national parks you have visited with this passport book. There are three main books for collecting your cancellations.
When you participate in the passport to your national parks program, you help support the people, places, and stories that matter at americas national parks. Passport to your national parks americas national parks. Order the real florida passport online or purchase one at selected parks list coming soon. We are all about to retire in the next 10 years so we are getting ready to explore the national parks. Californias national parks passport cancellation stamps.
The program also encompasses several other supporting publications, such as the kids. Unfortunately, for a variety of reasons, it just has not happened yet, but i didnt want to keep you from having your own adventures in our national parks and getting your passport. Also include your tshirt size when redeeming the 40 parks prize pack. National park passport stamps a comprehensive guide to. Big, this one is a 3 ring binder with pages and has a padded cover and a zipper.
Twirl your finger around the page until you decide which park you want to visit. Since 1986, the park passport has been a cherished heirloom for fans of our national parks the world over. This travelogue includes colorcoded maps, previsit information, illustrations and photographs. Take a photo of or scan the prize redemption page and email it to state. May 01, 2019 what is a national park passport book. Start your adventure by visiting any of the stamp collection locations listed in the passport to receive a stamp. Junior ranger national parks passport stamps the books have a special area specifically for the junior ranger cancelation stamps.
Minetor the first comprehensive companion guides for 1. Passport to your national parks collectors edition. See more ideas about park, national park passport and national park posters. I was forced to make a cross country trip due to a work situation. Our passport collection includes books, inserts, and the stamps to complete your book. The passport to your national parks program is run by eastern national, a nonprofit organization. Sep 27, 2019 if you would like to meet almost 7,000 national parks passport stampers who are even more obsessively addicted to this pursuit than i am, check out the national park travelers club for the inside scoop on rare cancellations, master lists and maps, and even national conventions.
Eastern national, a nonprofit organization that creates educational products and services to promote support for americas national parks, created the passport to your national parks program in 1986. National park passport and why you need one and how to use it. Our parent company, eastern national, is an official nonprofit education partner of the national park service. The hangtag pass is valid for one year from the date of purchase and can be transferred. National park passport and why you need one and how to use. The passport entitles the owners to free and unlimited entry into all south carolina state parks that charge an entrance fee. I bought four of these little passport books for gifts for my friends. Search for national parks filter by states mark the place as part of your bucket list, visited, or favorite show campgroundscampsites on the selected national park show campsites details. Passport to your national parks classic edition and 2020 stamp set. Passport to your national parks companion guidesrandi s. Collect free ink cancellations with the name of the park and the date of your visit at more than 400 of americas national parks.1200 59 151 877 1568 360 1262 1067 123 222 564 294 20 261 1094 256 786 425 1588 1510 356 719 1509 134 137 1556 1488 977 305 1512 994 1481 279 76 995 1012 1053 788 203 141 883 126 1383 559 385