Pages related to: National Parks

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Quarter

September 20, 2017 - Established in 1966 as our first national lakeshore, Michigan’s Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is a narrow strip of a park that hugs the Lake Superior coast for more than 40 miles. The shoreline consists of 200-foot-high colorful sandstone cliffs, numerous...

Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Quarter

September 20, 2017 - Wisconsin’s Apostle Islands National Lakeshore was established in 1970 to protect “certain significant islands, shoreline, and light stations of the U.S. and their related geographic, scenic, historic, and scientific values.” The park includes 21 islands in Lake Superior and a...

Effigy Mounds Quarter Makes Its Debut

March 27, 2017 - By Office of Corporate Communications February 22, 2017 NASA Astronaut Discusses Effigy Mounds Check out this video from our friends at NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration! Astronaut Peggy Whitson of Iowa recorded this message from the International Space...