Oahu is the third largest island in Hawaii. Also known as “The Gathering Place”, its sapphire water, lush green foliage and dramatic landscape will make you want to do just that – gather towards the blissful beauty and enjoy the captivating scenery.
Known for its beautiful red sandstone formations, canyon walls, and pine forests, Sedona is a perfect city for hiking and enjoying nature.
When you picture the south-western state of Arizona, you might picture one big desert. But Arizona’s landscape is really quite varied, ranging from forests to mountains to canyons.
The Great Wall of China is located in northern China, and is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the world. It also happens to be one of the most popular walking trails in the world, and many have gone there for just that reason.
WHAT IS THE NATIONAL PARKS SERVICE?
The National Parks Service of America is part of the Department of the Interior. It is led by the director, who is appointed by the President and the Senate.
So, you live in Portland and you are bored. Well, you really shouldn’t be, when there is Washington Park on your doorstep.
Forest Park is big.
Really big. With 5200 acres to play with, this is one of the country’s most extensive urban forests. And it can claim to be the biggest actual forested urban park.
Finally got the walking shoes, but nowhere to walk them in? There is never any shortage of hiking to be done in Southern California, that’s for sure.
For those who don’t know, Marquam Nature Park is a beautiful, natural wooded area, away from the bustle of city life, and yet it is within the city of Portland itself.