The Centennial

A Journey Through America’s National Park System

About Me

Since childhood, history and places of natural beauty fascinated him, naturally drawing him into adventures.

National Park Service

Explore nature, history, recreation, and preservation in national parks and learn about the work we do with communities.

The Journey

David set out to achieve his personal fulfillment with the adventure of a lifetime, visiting all 417 National Park Service units.

The Projects

A tangible “thank you” inspired by the kindness and encouragement of park staff during Dave’s journey.

National Parks

The National Park Service preserves unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the National Park System for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations. The Park Service cooperates with partners to extend the benefits of natural and cultural resource conservation and outdoor recreation throughout this country and the world.

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