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6 Presidents with Surprising Connections to U. S. National Parks

Destination: U. S. National Parks

Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park

With Presidents’ Day coming up next Monday, I was ¬†interested when I received a press release about various U.S. Presidents and their connections to National Parks. I thank Xanterra, the lodging company, for giving me this idea, and for supplying some of the information.

The President responsible for starting the ball rolling, never visited. The President who loved the west found ways to protect it. One President was a park ranger, one experienced a national park when he did a TV show.  Read about Six Presidents and the National Parks. Continue reading