Fun Holiday Gifts for National Park Lovers
Does your loved one have a passion for national parks? This holiday season, help them enjoy their favorite hobby with a gift that showcases their national park pride. From collectable items to cool park apparel to all-access passes and more, we’re covering some of the best holiday gifts for the park-lover in your life.
The national park pass is a perfect gift for your favorite park-hopper. It provides 12 months of access to every national park in the country and more than 2,000 federal recreation sites like national monuments and wildlife refuges. For just $80 per year the pass covers entrance for the passholder and all passengers in their personal vehicle (at parks that charge per car) or up to three additional adults (at parks that charge per person).
2. National Park Passport
It may not be required for entry, but a national park passport is still a must-have item for all park adventurers. You can present your passport at the visitors center of each national park to receive an official stamp as proof of your visit. The park sites are color-coded by region and include plenty of space to personalize your memories with notes, photographs, and stickers. The Classic Edition also includes official NPS maps and need-to-know info for every national park.
3. 2023 National Park Foundation Calendar
They’ll love counting down the days until their next park visit on this gorgeous wall calendar. Each month features a breathtaking landscape image and detailed information from national parks across the country, including significant dates in park history. Plus, the proceeds of your purchase help support the National Park Foundation, the official charity of the National Park Service.
4. The Parklands: Trails and Secrets from the National Parks of the United States
This stunning guidebook is a beautiful addition to their national park collection. The hardback book includes 367 pages of glossy images, important park info, quirky facts, and helpful trail tips with a focus on low-impact exploration. And, a portion of every purchase is used to fund vital projects in national parks across the country!
5. A Great Place Near Utah’s National Parks
A tour of Utah’s iconic Mighty Five is the perfect gift for any park lover, and Family Time Vacation Rentals can help you make it happen. We have nearly a dozen premium rental properties near the area’s best national parks, including Bryce Canyon, Zion, and Capitol Reef. They can even stay right Under the Rim of Bryce Canyon in a cozy 3-bedroom home that features jaw-dropping views of the park’s iconic rock structures.