Blue Star Parks

GET WILD:
Adventure in America’s backyard

The great outdoors are never far from your front door with Blue Star Parks. Grab a free America the Beautiful park pass and the new ParkPassport app to begin exploring America’s bounty and beauty.

With more than 2,000 national parks and federal recreation sites at your fingertips, there’s never a shortage of wilderness to explore or memories to make.

Latest Blue Star Parks News

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The Blue Star Parks & Museums Meet-Ups Around the Country You Need to See (Part II)

Remember when we shared a behind the scenes look at Blue Star Parks meet-ups just last month? (If you missed it, check it out here.) Well, today is the second and final part of our behind-the-scenes series! A big THANK YOU to our meet-up volunteers who united military families, and even civilian families, to spend…

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4 Benefits of Being a Blue Star Families Volunteer

We all lead busy lives—no matter if you’re a military family member or civilian. But finding the time to volunteer and give back to those in your community comes with enormous benefits. And you know how the saying goes: We make time for the people and things that matter most to us. So if you’re…

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The Blue Star Parks Meet-Ups Around the Country You Need to See (Part I)

Military families around the country have been taking full advantage of our Blue Star Parks program with the support of the National Park Trust—especially during the past few months of sweet, sweet summertime.  And to celebrate, we’ve been hosting a variety of meet-ups across the country (and beyond). Check out the ones that have happened…

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