I'm a planner. If you are too, you may want to pencil in some of these dates on your calendar. There is a free entrance day coming up in January. That could be a great opportunity to combine a trip to Flagstaff to see snow and then on to see the wonders of the Grand Canyon.
You can read about it here, but these are the highlights:
America's Best Idea – the national parks – is even better when it's free!
Mark your calendar for these entrance fee-free dates in 2013:
- January 21
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
- April 22-26
National Park Week
- August 25
National Park Service Birthday
- September 28
National Public Lands Day
- November 9-11
Veterans Day weekend
Here's a tip-265 of your 398 national parks NEVER charge an entrance fee. So start Planning Your Visit!
I'll send out a reminder a few days before in case you are feeling spontaneous!
(Thanks, Mojo Savings!)