The U.S. National Park Service preserves 58 national parks, 390 parks, historic sites, memorials, and recreation areas that attract nearly 300 million visitors every year. Our U.S. national parks are repositories of the nation’s biological diversity and contain some of the last ecosystem remnants that are found nowhere else in the world. Explore US Parks Online

Shenandoah National Park is a beautiful, historic national treasure which includes the 105-mile long Skyline Drive, a National Scenic Byway. The Park covers the crest of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains for over seventy-five miles. The Appalachian Trail roughly parallels the Skyline Drive and 101 miles of this trail run through the Park. (more…)

Kansas National and State Parks and Recreation Area

Kansas has no national parks, but it has 55 State Parks, 1 State Airport, 36 State Wildlife Areas, 4 State Wildlife Management Areas, 2 National Historic Sites, and 3 National Wildlife Refuges.




State Parks

State Airport

State Wildlife Areas

State Wildlife Management Areas

National Historic Sites

National Wildlife Refuges

  • Kirwin National Wildlife Refuge  
  • Marais des Cygnes National Wildlife Refuge  
  • Quivira National Wildlife Refuge