Our US National Parks issue takes readers on a journey into some of America’s most revered treasures. At once tourist destinations and natural preserves, the parks represent so much of the country’s best intentions and challenging realities. The issue offers new perspectives on these grand locations, from explorations of park histories to the deep dives into the communities within the parks as well as personal essays, both funny and moving, meditating on these beautiful sites. With photography showcasing tourists of the 70s and 80s, complete with Polaroids and a collection of iconic WPA parks posters, this is an issue you don’t want to miss.

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Our US National Parks edition includes:

FEATURES

The Cutting Edge of Time by Terry Tempest Williams
photographs by Miles Steuding

Evicted by Tim Murphy
Creating national parks also creates casualties

La Harmonia by Sasha von Oldershausen
A store in Big Bend was a place of possibility on the US-Mexican border

The Call of the Wild in the Age of Convenience by Jeff Howe
photographs by Kent Vertrees
Deep in the Yellowstone backcountry

Biscayne by Nicole Ellis
A pioneering black farmer lived the American dream and helped create a national park

Desert Pilgrims by Colin Dickey
The wild characters drawn to Joshua Tree and Death Valley

The Day of Rest by Amy Yedida Wolfe
A Brooklyn Hasidic family heads to the Grand Canyon

The People Who Came Before the Parks by Hanne Tidnam
photographs by Jeff Thomas

First-Person Narratives
The stories of five park rangers in their own words

PHOTOGRAPHY

Iconic WPA Posters

Historic Gallery
A look at the past 100 years in the national parks

Sightseer by Roger Minick

FICTION

Rock Fall by Pam Houston