For a spectacular dose of autumn, try the Porcupine Mountains
September 28, 2015, 6:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
Thanks to the mountains' towering forest of northern hardwoods and hemlock, the annual fall foliage in the Porkies is one of the most gorgeous in the Midwest.
Take a dizzying walk on the wild side along the 'High Line of the forest'
September 23, 2015, 10:40 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Soaring 40 feet above the forest floor, the Adirondacks' newest trail is a leaf-peeper's delight.
Mexico City's oldest road to be blanketed with spectacular urban park
August 28, 2015, 3:07 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The neighborhood-linking Cultural Corridor Chapultepec has it all — dedicated stroller lane included.
Plan your perfect road trip to a U.S. national park
August 12, 2015, 1:21 p.m. by Laura Moss
The National Park Service has 4 ultimate road trips mapped out, so grab your keys and get ready to see some of the greatest sites America has to offer.
How would you reclaim the 700 miles of unused 'el-spaces' in NYC?
July 24, 2015, 9:28 a.m. by Matt Hickman
You never know what potentially park-worthy gems are hidden beneath elevated infrastructure.
Chicago's 606 is a bike-friendly, neighborhood-linking riff on the High Line
June 4, 2015, 4 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The bike and pedestrian trail built atop a defunct elevated railway 'connects people, parks and communities.'
Elephant mother and calf reunite after 3 years apart
April 10, 2015, 12:42 p.m. by Russell McLendon
A new video captures the heartfelt reunion between a mother elephant and her daughter at Thailand's Elephant Nature Park.
In rural Alabama, student architects jump-start a neglected park
February 26, 2015, 5:50 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Since 2006, Auburn University's Rural Studio has added to and improved on a down-and-out park in one of the country's poorest regions.