Our public lands offer a chance to experience some of the United States’ best treasures. Public lands include lands maintained by the Corps of Engineers, Forest Service, Fish and Wildlife Service, National Park Service, and other federal organizations. You can search opportunities for exploring public lands close to you at www.recreation.gov.
Other opportunities for recreation and learning about history exists at our state parks and historic sites. To find parks and historic sites in Missouri, check out mostateparks.com. In Kansas, you can find state parks at ksoutdoors.com/ and historic sites at www.kshs.org.
Make it a point in 2016 to visit our nation’s public lands and get your park on!