National park passport stamps national park gifts, books. Ice age national scenic trail passport stamp locations. National parks 366392 with passport stamps 6 stamps stamps not updated yet. See more ideas about texas travel, state parks and national parks. Tips for national park passport stampers visiting alaska. The wonderful natural heritage of americas national parks is yours to color and enjoy in this exciting coloring book. Complete set, 1934 national parks issue, 10v for sale at. The first stamp honoring yosemite was issued on july 16, 1934. The national park service was created in 1916 and operates 417 sites in the united states. I actually found your blog while searching for more information. Roosevelt was a stamp collector himself as well as a major supporter of national parks he would greatly expand the park system during his term in office. There is a place for a stamp and a sticker for each national. I only wish we would have had it when we visited denali. Enjoy them to the fullest by shopping our collection of national parks handbooks, history books, childrens activity guides and books, park guides, maps, posters and more, including posters by famous graphics artist, charley harper.
Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. Update 060610 i visited stones river today to get the new national cemetery stamp and they currently have sseven stamps available, five of which are official dated national park passport stamps. There is a page for each park, and a sticker you can add once you have visited the park, a place for notes andor an official park stamp, and a great checklist of mustdo things for each park. Here is a list with illustrations of the passport cancellation stamps for texas national parks and monuments and other national parks sites. Passport to your national parks cancellation station locations. Delicate arch is just one of more than 2,000 stone arches in a park that contains. National parks traveler the latest articles from the. One of the things our guides will be carrying with them is a national park service passport rubber stamp that you can use for your passport book. Passport cancellations stamps ice age national scenic trail. In addition to the cancellation stamps, the passport book also has room for a.
The herkyjerky fashion that has come to epitomize the reopening of the national park system continued friday, with grand canyon national park in arizona reopening for another threeday trial period, and mesa verde national park in southwestern colorado announcing it would open to visitors on sunday, though none of the cliff dwellings would be accessible. Richard mcguires photograph of the interior of carlsbad caverns was selected for the design of the stamp commemorating carlsbad caverns national park in southern new mexico, near the border with texas. America the beautiful quarter errors list hobbylark. If youre thinking that state parks are smaller or less significant than the 59 national parks in the u. National park junior ranger program park ranger john. Here is a list with illustrations of the passport cancellation stamps for arizonas national parks and monuments and other national parks sites and federalnational areas. Americas national park quarters 20102021 littleton. Several variations of cancellation stamps for many of the park sites are displayed. Texas residents can take the pledge to take care of texas and receive a free guide in the mail. Passport books, sold at eastern national park stores and, provide a place for park visitors to collect national park cancellation stamps. Top 10 state and national parks in texas travel the guardian. Its fun to collect the stamps at each park and learn a little about each park. Americas natural treasures our national parks are presented in one handy booklet with the passport to your national parks program. I still had to go back there and get the stamp, he said.
Arizonas national parks passport cancellation stamps. Explore winding rivers and endless shoreline pioneer through forests and swamps, deep caverns and towering dunes dive into shimmering emerald springs and discover historical places that connect us to generations past. Expert text about each park accompanies all 61 designated stamp and date spaces indiana dunes national park text sticker included with purchase, while the achievement stamp section awaits your placement of five regional and one national i saw them all stamps made exclusively for this book to commemorate your travels. The passport to your national parks program is a popular way to preserve memories of visits to americas national parks.
Our bestselling program includes three styles of passport books, a special junior ranger. Such a fun way to preserve memories of national park visits. Apr 02, 2014 texass vast and spectacular landscape is dotted with more than 100 national and state parks and theyre not all desert. Passport to your national parks classic edition shop americas. To order the passport book or stamp sets, call tollfree 1877nat park 18776287275. Print this stamp and tape it into your passport book if youve been following us on our website, facebook, instagram, andor twitter. The encampment store is a nonprofit 501 c3 cooperating association with the national park service whose mission is to provide support and assistance to the interpretive, educational, scientific and historical activities of valley forge national historical park.
Passport program book and stamps on white background. Download a printable pdf of our april 2020 virtual visitor stamp, or our spring 2020 virtual visitor stamp. Amazons choice for national park stamp book national park passport journal pocketsized outdoor experience book 3. Eastern national is a 501c3 notforprofit cooperating association, that promotes the publics understanding and support of americas national parks and other public trust partners by providing quality educational experiences, products, and services. At this time there are still a few available by contacting the park office. Home stamps us stamps 20th century regular issues prewar modern issues 1934 national parks. The voices of the harlem renaissance forever stamps feature 4 authors from a period of exuberant. Arches national park, moab, ut the stamp image is a photograph by tom till of moab, ut, and represents the iconic delicate arch. California book passports are not currently in production.
The other two are the stones river national battlefield stamp shown above and a tennessee historical commission stamp for stones river. Passport to your national parks americas national parks. The envelopes in this display are stamped with the national park passport cancellation stamps for the national parks sites in texas and. Within big bend national park you can take the ross maxwell scenic drive, or enjoy the old maverick road. New listings are in red while nearly all parks in the national park system participate in the passport program.
While the most familiar of americas parks are the state parks and the national parks, americas parks operate under a variety of names including. The passport also has sections for the collectable stamps that have been released since 1986. In 2010, the mint began issuing national park quarters as part of the america the beautiful quarters program. Texas eagle pullman nmchicago, historic pullman foundation, illinois historic preserva. Welcome to florida state parks, where every stamp is a story. Some bonus stamps from these sites are also exhibited. How our national parks passport book revealed a world of. Hardcover and spiral bound, printed in full color in north america on topquality materials. Get your national parks passport book stamped today. Standing as tall as 14 feet and weighing 20,000 pounds, columbian mammoths roamed across what is presentday texas thousands of years ago. Like us on facebook follow us on twitter keep up with us on instagram. Among the parks featured are the grand canyon, everglades, great smoky mountains, mammoth cave, petrified forest, and many more. They sell them at the parks too but it was nice to have ours before we visited several parks.
On our winter texas adventure those regional overview maps led us to three. Find a state park or national park nearby, see why state parks are so amazing, and explore lists of the best. The passport book breaks up the country into nine regions, each of which is identified by a different color stamp. Since 1987, the annual public hunting aph permit, formally known as type ii, has offered the opportunity to participate in a variety of inexpensive, family oriented outdoor recreational activities including hunting for a multitude of wildlife species, fishing, nature watching, camping and. Since 1986, national park visitors have turned to the passport to your national parks program to preserve memories of their park travels by collecting ink cancellations at every national park they visit. Since 1986, the park passport has been a cherished heirloom for fans of our national parks the world over. The various national park sites are divided by region in the book. We were standing in the gift shop of the badlands national park visitor. Collect, have fun, remember, and reminisce over your great park experiences, and feel good knowing that the proceeds from your purchase will help our.
The thai book is a lot like the us one, but each stamp depicts the parks most iconic landmark. Visitors from any state and almost any country can receive a free texas travel guide in the mail. Basic information san antonio missions national historical. Here is a list with illustrations of the national parks passport cancellation stamps that i have collected. Pdf and reach millions of outdoorloving texas travelers. Park passports state parks passport national park passport. Shortly after we moved to texas and got our second dog, our son walked. The most structured and informative way to collect all 61 national park travel stamps. For all those that visit niagara falls national heritage area and enjoy their national park service passport books, you can have your book stamped at the following locations.
Each year, one national stamp and nine regional stamps, each highlighting a different park, is released. We also offer some designs that celebrate national parks as a whole. The 5 best texas national parks with photos tripadvisor. Mission tejas state park, tx, 120 state park road 44, grapeland, tx 75844, 9366872394. The national park travelers club is the organization for anyone who enjoys visiting our national parks and everyone collecting cancellations in the passport to your national parks program.
Randy scholl stamp company 5 ruby lane 2 stamps plus 94 the acs stamp. Each park specific design draws from that respective parks history or geology. Simply ink stamp the date on this and add it to your book in the future. Annual public hunting permit aph, computer drawn special permits, and the regular permit, which allows. Links to each national park homepage and map will be provided as well. The national stamp typically features a park that is commemorating a milestone that year, such as the 100th anniversary of the statue of liberty. These include national parks, preserves, wild rivers and historical sites. Note, you are currently viewing this site as a guest which gives you limited access to our features. Click on the link for a state to see the list and images for that state or on the link for a year to see the stamps collected in that particular year. National park passport stamps a comprehensive guide to.
Our passport collection includes books, inserts, and the stamps to complete your book. For national park fanatics, the last stop is fort monroe. Out of more than 400 national park system units, alaska has around two dozen areas with a collectible stamp for your national park service passport. National park coffee mugs gifts for national park lovers. It includes a list of every national park area in the united states. It goes like this first, buy a book at any national park book store. This travelogue includes colorcoded maps, previsit information, illustrations and photographs. You dont have to purchase the passport book to collect stamps, but its by far the most common way for people to collect their cancellation stamps. Big bend national park located in southwestern texas, big bend national park is an amazing place to experience the natural wonders of texas.
Hunters must possess a valid hunting license, the appropriate tags and stamps, as well as the proper public hunting permit. Today, im going to teach you all about getting a national park passport and collecting national park passport stamps. Just last weekend i picked up a thai national park passport book. You can experience the chihuahuan desert and the rio grande river as well as other environments. Lake amistad in del rio texas is one of those serene and peaceful places to walk quietly, smell the creosote and enjoy all the natural beauty that this recreation area has to offer. Buy national park quarters from littleton coin today. Top 10 state and national parks in texas travel the. Wildlife management areas wmas have rules and regulations for hunting not required on private property. I love visiting state parks and with over 10,000 of them across the u. Five distinct regions and fullcolor maps this book will help you celebrate and plan all. To order the passport book or stamp sets, call tollfree 1877natpark 1. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. If youre visiting the national parks, get one of these passports.
His first, from february 1989, came at big bend national park in texas. Heres our pick of 10 varied parks, from the lone star states own. National park passport stamp collectingcome get one on the. Jan 01, 2018 these are absolutely perfect and will last them into adulthood. National park passport stamps welcome to scott craigs. Inside the book, its divided by different regional locations and provides information about several parks. Jun 29, 2011 national parks across the country have stamping locations where you can record your visits with a cancellation stamp similar to a mark you find on stamped mail. We hope you enjoy this list of us national park junior ranger programs. Today, the fossil specimens represent the nations first and only recorded evidence of a nursery herd of ice age columbian mammoths.445 1274 107 98 335 1556 1405 1288 1044 211 587 514 1388 1123 99 96 618 1534 598 485 442 194 1219 81 1407 1468 118 399 803 191 1026 1398