Last year our family did a Staycation, and this year I think lots of families will be doing that sort of vacation. I came across this little tidbit and wanted to share for all of you out there who are looking for inexpensive vacations this summer.
The National Parks Service will waive entrance fees at national parks and monuments for three weekends this summer: June 20-21, July 18-19, and August 15-16.
Here's the news article. And here are some great photos from some National Parks (none of which I took).
You know, we've never been to the Grand Canyon. Maybe there are three weekends we might want to go.
Here's an article on Unheralded National Parks, in case you want to visit some of the less crowded ones those weekends.