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(Adapted to a recent Death Valley page)
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=Introduction=
 
=Introduction=
 
''A brief bescription of the park and maybe some geological and any cultural history''
 
''A brief bescription of the park and maybe some geological and any cultural history''
=Environment/Climate=
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==Environment/Climate==
 
''seasonal and geographic information about the park should be listed here, best times to visit the general lanscape''
 
''seasonal and geographic information about the park should be listed here, best times to visit the general lanscape''
=Flora and Fauna=
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==Flora and Fauna==
 
''Some of the more common plants and animals that people may be interested in''
 
''Some of the more common plants and animals that people may be interested in''
 
=Getting There=
 
=Getting There=
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**main routes and terminals
 
**main routes and terminals
 
*By Air
 
*By Air
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=Fees/Permits=
 
=Fees/Permits=
 
''entrance fees, camp site fees, hiking permits and fees''
 
''entrance fees, camp site fees, hiking permits and fees''
 
=Rules and Regulations=
 
=Rules and Regulations=
 
''(maybe this should be an article by itself broken into US National Parks, US National Forests, US NationalPreserves etc.)''
 
''(maybe this should be an article by itself broken into US National Parks, US National Forests, US NationalPreserves etc.)''
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=Get Around=
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=Lodging=
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''Website, address, phone numbers''
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*Within
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*Nearby
  
 
=Camping=
 
=Camping=
 
''Only developed sites should be included here''
 
''Only developed sites should be included here''
=Lodging=
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''Either in park or very closeby.  Website, address, phone numbers''
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=Backcountry=
 
=Backcountry=
 
''Permits, routes, trails, tips''
 
''Permits, routes, trails, tips''
 
=Destinations=
 
=Destinations=
''Commonly visited sites''
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*Cities
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**[[empty reference]]
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*Points of Interest
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**POI 1
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**POI 2
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**etc
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=Off the Beaten Path=
 
=Off the Beaten Path=
 
''For the adventurous types or those with a bit more time on their hands''
 
''For the adventurous types or those with a bit more time on their hands''
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=Available Resources=
 
=Available Resources=
 
''Where can you get food, drink, gas, camping supplies etc within the park.  If nothing is available within the park list the nearest location''
 
''Where can you get food, drink, gas, camping supplies etc within the park.  If nothing is available within the park list the nearest location''
=Eat=
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==Eat==
 
''Restaurants etc''
 
''Restaurants etc''
=Drink=
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==Drink==
 
''Local atering hole''
 
''Local atering hole''
=Other Nearby Parks=
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==Shop==
''Some other parks that a traveler may want to visit while their in the vicinity
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=Staying Safe=
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==Misc==
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===Gas===
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''Recommendation for those traveling by vehicle''
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===other===
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=Stay Safe=
 
''Tips for survival in the park.  Animal, climactic etc.''
 
''Tips for survival in the park.  Animal, climactic etc.''
=External Links=
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=Other Nearby Parks=
''An official site or two''
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''Some other parks that a traveler may want to visit while
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=External links=
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*[http://www.somewhere.org somewhere official]

Revision as of 11:14, 11 November 2003

This is a first crack at putting together a Park template so feel free to make some suggestions and or additions

Contents

Introduction

A brief bescription of the park and maybe some geological and any cultural history

Environment/Climate

seasonal and geographic information about the park should be listed here, best times to visit the general lanscape

Flora and Fauna

Some of the more common plants and animals that people may be interested in

Getting There

Transportation methods and some details about each. Such as:

  • By Car
    • From Big City Take HWY 1 North to Interstate 10 East. In/before/after little city look for signs or take HWY 100 North for ~10 miles to park entrance
  • By Bus
    • main routes and terminals
  • By Air

Fees/Permits

entrance fees, camp site fees, hiking permits and fees

Rules and Regulations

(maybe this should be an article by itself broken into US National Parks, US National Forests, US NationalPreserves etc.)

Get Around

Lodging

Website, address, phone numbers

  • Within
  • Nearby

Camping

Only developed sites should be included here

Backcountry

Permits, routes, trails, tips

Destinations

Off the Beaten Path

For the adventurous types or those with a bit more time on their hands

Available Resources

Where can you get food, drink, gas, camping supplies etc within the park. If nothing is available within the park list the nearest location

Eat

Restaurants etc

Drink

Local atering hole

Shop

Misc

Gas

Recommendation for those traveling by vehicle

other

Stay Safe

Tips for survival in the park. Animal, climactic etc.

Other Nearby Parks

Some other parks that a traveler may want to visit while

External links

Variants

Actions

Destination Docents

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