MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) — A record number of visitors flocked to Yellowstone National Park last year despite fewer hotel rooms and campsites being available because of the coronavirus pandemic and construction projects.
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — The boyfriend of slain cross-country traveler Gabby Petito admitted killing her in a notebook discovered near his body in a Florida swamp, the FBI announced Friday.
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — A federal judge has ordered the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to revisit part of its decision not to protect Yellowstone National Park’s bison as an endangered species.
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A federal agency is proposing a large steel bridge along a section of the only road that runs through a premier national park in Alaska — a stretch that officials say has been rapidly slumping amid changes in the climate.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama lawmakers, attempting to decide how to spend more than $500 million in pandemic relief funds, on Thursday generally agreed on funding broadband and water and sewer projects but disagreed about whether to steer some money to state parks.
Warm temperatures Wednesday caused water to pool on Madison's public ice rinks. The city has closed all of them temporarily.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming has asked the federal government to remove grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park from protection under the Endangered Species Act, a request which if approved could allow the animals to be hunted.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Biologists discovered a cluster of rare mussels that could be more than 100 years old in the upper St. Croix River this p…
The city of angels is at war with its homeless. Attempting to claim back the city’s public spaces, the city is forcibly removing the homeless from parks and sidewalks across Los Angeles. But where are the unhoused being moved to and will this finally bring the crisis that is being felt across the nation to an end?
Completed this week, the paved pump track at Aldo Leopold Park is the first of its kind in Madison, providing a new amenity for the South Side…
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The grants, matched with a combination of local and private funding, will help connect existing multi-use trails in Cross Plains and Cottage Grove and build new off-road trails in Madison, Middleton and Verona.
Millions of people will flock to Montana’s Glacier National Park this summer after last year’s pandemic-caused tourism skid.
While the travel and tourism industry took a major hit during the COVID-19 pandemic as more people elected to stay home and avoid travel, outd…
Hikers to Indian Head in the Adirondacks come with packs, water, good boots and a new must-have item: advance reservations.