What We Do
Preservation For Generations
Imagine a National Park System that preserves all of our nation's treasured natural and cultural resources.Read About How We Are Protecting the Stories of San Antonio Missions National Historical Park
Why We Do What We Do
Kids Need Parks. Parks Need Kids.
We are determined to build a new generation of young, diverse park stewards that represent every community.Learn More About How We Are Keeping Kids Connected to Parks During Covid-19 Teachers! Apply for a 2021 Kids to Parks Day School Grant
Updates from the Park Trust
National Park Trust Announces 2021 Kids To Parks Day School Grants for Title I Schools
Kids to Parks Day School Grants Program now accepting applications. The deadline to apply is February 26, 2021.
Hydro Flask Receives American Park Experience Award
On October 21, the Board of Trustees of National Park Trust honored Bend, Oregon-based outdoor brand Hydro Flask with the distinguished 2020 American Park Experience Award.
National Park Trust and National Park Service Announce 2020 Challenge Cost Share Awards
National Park Trust announced funding for 19 outdoor education projects, in partnership with the National Park Service.
I am grateful for the the role that the Park Trust has played. Their experience and expertise in land acquisition was clearly demonstrated.
- Supt. Paul Labovitz, Indiana Dunes National ParkRead More Our Work At Indiana Dunes National Park
Every time I go to a national park I feel a different sensation. I am thankful that I can experience parks and all they have to offer.
- Sofía Dussán, Buddy Bison AmbassadorRead Ambassador Sofía's Ode to National Parks
Schools currently participating in the Buddy Bison Creative Learning programRead more about this robust distance-learning initiative
National park sites that have benefited from our lands preservation efforts since 1983Learn about our recent Appalachian National Scenic Trail project View land projects by state
National Park Trust Impacts In Your State
Find Parks And State Specific Land Projects And Resources