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National Parks (U.S.)Catoctin Aqueduct - Jefferson, Maryland

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Located at the intersection of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal and Catoctin Creek.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 10/14/2021

last visited: never

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National Parks (U.S.)Lyndon B. Johnson Memorial Grove - Washington, D.C.

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Located along the southbound side of the George Washington Memorial Parkway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 9/2/2021

last visited: never

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National Parks (U.S.)Fort Hunt - Alexandria, Virginia

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Located off of George Washington Parkway along Fort Hut Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/28/2021

last visited: never

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National Parks (U.S.)Appalachian National Scenic Trail - Harpers Ferry, WV

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The Appalachian National Scenic Trail stretches from Georgia to Maine. Harpers Ferry is the unofficial halfway point between the two.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/31/2021

last visited: 9/12/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Tuzigoot National Monument - Clarkdale, AZ

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This archeological site may have been home to as many as 225 people before it was abandoned in the late 1300's.

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location: Arizona

date approved: 5/27/2021

last visited: never

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National Parks (U.S.)Chesapeake & Ohio National Historic Park (Great Falls) - Potomac, MD

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This section of the C & O Canal is for the Great Falls area on the Maryland side. The Virginia side is part of the GW National Parkway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/13/2021

last visited: 3/13/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Coronado National Monument - Hereford AZ

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Coronado National Monument was established in 1952 to commemorate the first major Spanish exploration into the American Southwest, the Francisco Vasquez de Coronado expedition of 1540-42.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Arizona

date approved: 11/20/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Francis Scott Key Memorial

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This memorial to the author of the US National Anthem stands in Rock Creek Park, a very small park in Georgetown.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 10/11/2020

last visited: 5/29/2017

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National Parks (U.S.)Buffalo National River - Deer AR

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When establishing Buffalo National River in 1972, Congress recognized the need to preserve the valley’s culture as well as its free-flowing river.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Arkansas

date approved: 7/14/2020

last visited: 9/23/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)U.S. Capitol Building - Washington, D.C.

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The U.S. Capitol Building found it's home on Capitol Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 7/14/2020

last visited: 8/26/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Floral Library - Washington, DC

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A very small slice of NPS land located in downtown Washington that showcases a wide range of floral displays.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 6/25/2020

last visited: 10/12/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Devils Postpile National Monument - Mammoth Lakes, CA

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Established in 1911 by presidential proclamation, Devils Postpile National Monument protects and preserves the Devils Postpile formation, the 101-foot high Rainbow Falls, and pristine mountain scenery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: California

date approved: 2/18/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)William J. Clinton Birthplace Home National Historic Site - Hope, AR

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William J. Clinton Birthplace Home National Historic Site-"I still believe in a place called Hope." - President Clinton

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Arkansas

date approved: 2/15/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Big Thicket National Preserve - Kountz, TX

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Big Thicket National Preserve-A Convergence of Ecosystems-Life of all types abounds in the Big Thicket. This national preserve protects the incredible diversity of life found where multiple habitats converge in southeast Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Texas

date approved: 2/15/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Fort Union National Monument - Watrous, NM

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Fort Union National Monument-Exposed to the wind, within a sweeping valley of short grass prairie, amid the swales of the Santa Fe Trail, lie the territorial-style adobe remnants of the largest 19th century military fort in the region.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New Mexico

date approved: 2/15/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Fort Davis - Fort Davis, TX

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Fort Davis National Historic Site-A Frontier Post- Fort Davis is one of the best surviving examples of an Indian Wars' frontier military post in the Southwest.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Texas

date approved: 2/12/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)David Berger National Memorial - Beachwood, OH

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This site honors the memory of David Berger, an American citizen who was one of 11 Israeli athletes killed at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, Germany.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Ohio

date approved: 2/12/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Voyageurs National Park - International Falls, MN

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Voyageurs National Park-A Park of Water, Islands, and Horizons.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Minnesota

date approved: 2/10/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Harry S Truman National Historic Site - Independence, MO

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President Harry S Truman took America from its traditional isolationism into the age of international involvement. Despite his power, he never forgot where he came from.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/7/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Ozark National Scenic Riverways - Van Buren, MO

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Ozark National Scenic Riverways is the first national park area to protect a river system.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/6/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Gulf Islands National Seashore - Gulf Breeze, FL

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The Lure of the Islands in the Gulf of Mexico What is it that entices people to the sea? Poet John Masefield wrote, “I must go down to the seas again, for the call of the running tide is a wild call and a clear call that may not be denied.”

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Florida

date approved: 1/30/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Guilford Courthouse National Military Park - Greensboro, NC

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On March 15, 1781, six years into the American Revolution, General Greene and Lord Cornwallis' troops faced off at a small courthouse community. This 2.5 hour battle would change the course of the Southern Campaign of the American Revolution.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: North Carolina

date approved: 1/28/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Tupelo National Battlefield - Tupelo, MS

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Tupelo National Battlefield In July, 1864, Union forces, including men from the United States Colored Troops, marched into Tupelo, Mississippi. Disorganized Confederate soldiers fought fiercely but could not overpower the federal troops.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Mississippi

date approved: 1/27/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)Fort Marcy-Fort Circle Parks - McLean, VA

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Fort Marcy and nearby Fort Ethan Allen, among other batteries on the northern bank of the Potomac River, were built to protect Leesburg Pike and Chain Bridge. Construction began in 1861. When Fort Marcy was completed, it had a perimeter of 338 feet and mounted 18 guns, a 10-inch mortar and two 24-pounder Coehorn mortars.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/24/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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National Parks (U.S.)African American Civil War Memorial - Washington DC

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Over 200,000 African-American soldiers and sailors served in the U.S. Army and Navy during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 1/23/2020

last visited: 10/28/2021

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