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Building new picnic tables.  Enhancing wayside signage that directs park visitors. Developing guidebooks that enhance a visitor’s experience.    

Providing much-needed funding for the safety, well-being, and ongoing demand for our parks’ search and rescue programs. 

With your support, rangers can be of better service to those who come to the parks – something that is quite simply in a park ranger’s DNA. Parks are also able to improve directional and educational signs.

Each project aligns with the General Management Plan of the National Park, and falls into one or more of these four focus areas:

  • Advancing Science and Research
  • Improving Visitors’ Experiences
  • Building Volunteerism and Stewardship
  • Strengthening Youth and Family Programs

Together, we are sustaining programs that cannot be funded through current budgets. Anyone who loves these parks can contribute!

Thanks to donors like you, more than $4 million has been contributed to the parks during the past five years.


Funded Visitors’ Experiences Projects

Kalaloch Ranger Station

2016 Funding Priority | Amount needed $19,275 | FUNDED

Ranger Gear

2016 Funding Priority | Amount needed $800 | FUNDED

Security Cameras

2016 Funding Priority | Amount needed $2,738 | FUNDED

Spirit Award

2016 Funding Priority | Amount needed $500 | FUNDED

Spirit Award

2016 Funding Priority | Amount needed $500 | FUNDED

Spirit Award

2016 Funding Priority | Amount needed $500 | FUNDED

Spruce Railroad Trail

2016 Funding priority | Amount needed $20,000 | FUNDED

Swiftwater Rescue

2015 Funding Priority | Amount Needed $21,534 | FUNDED