Visit Arches and discover a landscape of contrasting colors, landforms and textures unlike any other in the world. The park has over 2,000 natural stone arches, in addition to hundreds of soaring pinnacles, massive fins and giant balanced rocks. This red rock wonderland will amaze you with its formations, refresh you with its trails, and inspire you with its sunsets.
A rugged, whitewater river flowing northward through deep canyons, the New River is among the oldest rivers on the continent. New River Gorge National River in West Virginia encompasses over 70,000 acres of land along the New River, is rich in cultural and natural history, and offers an abundance of scenic and recreational opportunities.
Denali is six million acres of wild land, bisected by one ribbon of road. Travelers along it see the relatively low-elevation taiga forest give way to high alpine tundra and snowy mountains, culminating in North America's tallest peak, 20,310' Denali. Wild animals large and small roam un-fenced lands, living as they have for ages. Solitude, tranquility and wilderness await.
TODAY: Secretary Salazar to Tour Statue of Liberty, Meet with Stakeholders
Office of the Secretary
Will Hold Media Availability to Discuss Status of Ongoing Repairs from Hurricane Sandy Damage
NEW YORK, NY – Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will tour Liberty Island today and meet with Statue of Liberty stakeholders to discuss the extensive progress and the ongoing repairs that have been made since the damage sustained by Hurricane Sandy.
Salazar will hold a media availability to discuss the status of the Statue of Liberty.
Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar
Will Shafroth, Acting Commissioner, National Parks of NY Harbor
David Luchsinger, Superintendent, Statue of Liberty National Monument