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Yellowstone was the first wilderness area to be designated as a National Park. Read more about its successful first years as a park in one of our Chronicling America Topics Guides.We’re welcoming the firstdayofspring with a field full of wildflowers! This gorgeous photo is from Cache Creek Wilderness Area - after a fire, the area bounced back with flowersPhoto Of The Day: “Shoshoni Peak” by Gene Putney. Location: Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado. View our Photo Of The Day gallery atA river called 'Kielajoki' flowing through Muotkatunturi Wilderness Area in Lapland, Finland at 00:30am. This is as dark as it gets until 25th of July, when sun will be setting the next time.The reflection on Crater Lake at sunrise inside Colorado’s Indian Peaks Wilderness AreaArt Loeb TrailGlowing alpine pond, Eagles Nest Wilderness Area, CO, USAView on the way up to wheeler peak, wheeler peak wilderness area NM USAAdirondack High Peaks Wilderness Area, NY, USAA beautiful gem while walking the Black Bear Wilderness area trail, FLKofa National Wildlife Refuge is the second largest wilderness area in Arizona. Conservationists saw a decline in desert bighorn sheep, so in 1939, a campaign by Arizona Boy Scouts helped establish the refuge to protect desert bighorns and other wildlife. Pic by Cliff LaPlant1945 CASTLE FILMS TRAVELOGUE “ GLACIER NATIONAL PARK ” MONTANA ROCKY MOUNTAINS 45984Hiking Alone in the Adirondack High Peaks"Between Bears and Boulders" Custer Gallatin National Forest. Beartooth Absaroka Wilderness Area.Strong Dust Storm Strikes Wilderness Area in New Mexico - 1213569West Needle Mountain on the edge of Wimanuche wilderness areaThe view over a patchwork of rolling hills at the Jim McClure-Jerry Peak Wilderness Area mimics a paintingFlat Tops wilderness area -- first time meeting a cute stoat!I dubbed this rock Coffee Rock, Black Elk Wilderness Area, Black Hills, South Dakota, USA.Lake Michigan Sunset at Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness AreaPerfect vehicle for fly fishing in Colorado's Flat Tops Wilderness AreaThe weathered remains of an old railroad trestle, one of the many relics of the defunct Dayton Coal and Iron Company. The train would transport ore and coal from the mines to the foundry outside of town. Laurel-Snow Pocket Wilderness Area in Dayton, TN.Looking out at Mount Adams from the Goat Rocks Wilderness Area, WA. - @TallCupOfChocolateMilkTried to catch small perch from remote small creek with ultralight gear - this native trout gave me a good ride. C&R, Lapland wilderness area, Finland.Twin Falls in Richland Creek Wilderness Area, Arkansas.Lake Colden, ADK High Peaks Wilderness Area, NY, USATook my 9 year old out for her first backpacking trip earlier this month - Just couple miles from the Borden Creek trailhead, Sipsey Wilderness Area, Bankhead NF

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