- Views: 61 The National Parks: America's Best Idea: Going Home
Thursday, April 28 at 9:00 p.m.
The Great Smokies are caught in a race with lumbermen's saws.
While visiting the parks was once predominantly the domain of Americans wealthy enough to afford the high-priced train tours, the advent of the automobile allows more people than ever before to visit the parks. National Park Service Director Stephen Mather embraces this opportunity and works to build more roads in the parks.Read more
- The National Parks: America's Best Idea: Great Nature
Friday, April 29 at 9:00 p.m.
The park idea changes to include new places and ways of thinking.Read more
- The National Parks: America's Best Idea: The Morning of Creation
Saturday, April 30 at 9:00 p.m.
The "Last Frontier" becomes a testing ground for the future.Read more