20 Best National Park Podcasts
National Park Podcasts
Here are 20 Best National Park Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
1. America's National Parks Podcast
Explore our national parks, their history, their people, and their stories.
Play⋅ 32K⋅ 960 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 18 min ⋅ Feb 2018 Get Email Contact
2. National Parks Radio
Interviews on National Park units and their gateway community destinations. Hosts are Nancy J. Reid & Lisa D. Smith, mother-daughter travel team on the Big Blend Spirit of America Tour of all 411 National Park units, and publishers of Spirit of America Magazine. See www.NationalParkPlanner.com
Play 1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 43 min ⋅ Mar 2016 Get Email Contact
3. Gaze At the National Parks
Avid hikers Dustin Ballard and Michael Ryan share their adventures on the trails of America's National Parks and play all of the games along the way.
Play⋅ 243⋅ 64⋅ 960 ⋅30 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 42 min ⋅ Sep 2018 Get Email Contact
4. Explore Yellowstone Like a Local
Your host reveals over 60 years of personal experience in Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks. Set up section by section as you drive your car through the parks so you won't miss anything. Know where and when to see bears, wolves, and other wildlife. Discover easy yet virtually unknown trails that lead to hidden backcountry pools, mud pots, and waterfalls where you will have the entire place to yourselves.
Play⋅ 2.6K ⋅27 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 60 min ⋅ Jan 2020 Get Email Contact
Headwaters is a public radio-style podcast by Glacier National Park, produced with support from the Glacier National Park Conservancy. By visiting familiar places, the show tells unfamiliar stories about the park. We travel to every major region of Glacier in search of confluences: places where nature and culture come together in unexpected ways.
Play⋅ 1.7M⋅ 1.1M ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 33 min ⋅ Nov 2020 Get Email Contact
6. Dear Bob and Sue | A National Parks Podcast
In Dear Bob and Sue, authors Matt and Karen Smith share stories of their travels to all of the U.S. National Park as well as other spectacular public lands. From adventures gone awry to memorable moments and Q&As from readers, get to know the couple behind the books and get inspired to go on some adventures of your own.
Also in Couple Travel Podcasts
Play⋅ 15.1K⋅ 49 ⋅30 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 57 min ⋅ Jan 2020 Get Email Contact
7. National Parks Traveler
National Parks Traveler is the world's top-rated, nonprofit media organization dedicated to cover all the national parks and protected areas on a daily basis. It offers a unique multimedia blend of news, featured content, debate, and discussion all tied to national parks and protected areas. The Traveler's journalists work to inform the general public of environmental, scientific, and newsworthy developments surrounding, involving, and affecting these areas and their governing bodies.
Also in National Park Blogs
256.4K⋅ 26.2K⋅ 36.4K ⋅13 episodes / week ⋅ Aug 2005 Get Email Contact
8. Hindsight Hikers
We love to travel, especially to National Parks. We're excited to share some of our tips from the trips we have done so far.
Play 1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 31 min ⋅ Mar 2020 Get Email Contact
9. The Parkies Podcast
We talk about life living and working in national parks, experiences we've had, what these places mean to us, and life in general!
Play⋅ 115 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 64 min ⋅ Apr 2020 Get Email Contact
10. Expedition National Parks
1 parent, 2 kids, 423 national parks: Expedition National Parks transports listeners on one family's journey to discover the cultural, historical, and natural treasures of the U.S. Following the Junior Ranger motto of 'Explore, Learn, and Protect,' their goal is inspiring more people to visit national parks, particularly the less-visited ones. They hope to enlist more Junior Rangers of all ages to strengthen youth and family connections to nature and preservation and will explore the surprising connection of many park sites to diplomacy, ever more important in this interconnected world.
Play⋅ 78 ⋅ Apr 2020 Get Email Contact
11. The Pawnee Commons | A Parks and Rec Podcast
In each episode Beks and Susie recap and review an episode of their favorite show Parks and Recreation while remembering what's important in life: friends, waffles, and work. We'll also feature a National Park in honor of Leslie Knope.
Also in Parks and Recreation Podcasts (TV Series)
Play⋅ 176⋅ 17 ⋅10 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 56 min ⋅ May 2020 Get Email Contact
12. Made for You and Me: America's National Parks
An entertaining, educational podcast about America's national parks. We take you into the parks and discuss what is referred to as 'America's best idea'. We'll talk history, hikes, wildlife, tell you stories, and explain crazy facts about these extraordinary lands that were made for you and me.
Play 8 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 29 min ⋅ Sep 2020 Get Email Contact
13. Switchbacks | Our Year in the National Parks
Saint Louis, Missouri, US
We spent last year exploring, hiking through, and tent camping inside all 59 U.S. national parks. Now we're here to share our experiences, insights, and advice about our year in the national parks.
Also in Travel Podcasts
Play⋅ 2.1K⋅ 1.4K⋅ 2.6K ⋅ Oct 2016 Get Email Contact
14. Smoky Mountain Air
Smoky Mountain Air brings you the science, stories, and sounds of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Hosts Valerie Polk and Karen Key interview authors, scientists, and park experts about life in the Smokies past and present. A production by Great Smoky Mountains Association.
Play 1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 39 min ⋅ Apr 2020 Get Email Contact
15. Park Wakeup Call
Park Wakeup Call is a podcast about the intersection of climate change, social justice, and Nat'l Parks. Listen in as I uncover and investigate the uncomfortable truths about inequity, climate change, and our beloved parks, as well as discuss the best natural places for hiking, biking, and paddling. Let's stop climate change and start social change...
Play 1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 16 min ⋅ Aug 2019 Get Email Contact
16. Everybody's National Parks
Conversations with guests and experts about different aspects of America's National Parks including favorite hikes and activities with kids, nature, wildlife, history and issues affecting the parks.
Play⋅ 629⋅ 635⋅ 855 ⋅ Mar 2017 Get Email Contact
National Park Podcasters
|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|Compiled From NPS Releases||nationalparkstraveler.org||380|
|Matt and Karen Smith||thedearbobandsuepodcast.com||91|
|Dustin Ballard and Michael Ryan||redcircle.com||44|
|RV Miles Network||nationalparkpodcast.com||33|