The Golden State: 12 California Park Discoveries

National parks and state parks and local parks, oh my! The state of California is chock-full of diverse and wonderous protected lands, from the towering canyons and valleys of Yosemite National Park to stretches of warm and sandy coastlines.

Whether you’re planning a summer road trip down the West Coast, in search of an interesting place to camp, or just perusing, we’ve assembled some of the best Trover discoveries that capture the beauty of California’s many parks.

1. Yosemite National Park in Mariposa County

Photo by Sam Wibowo

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Northern Lights: 13 Dazzling Norway Discoveries

Known for its expansive mountainous landscapes, oil exports, and being a leader in the Winter Olympic Games, the Kingdom of Norway is also a pioneer in organizational office supplies, as it gave the world the paperclip in the early 20th century! Paperclip claim aside, the country of Norway is filled with stunning natural scenery, charming fishing villages, and the entrancing northern lights, or aurora borealis. To celebrate these Norwegian wonders, we’ve assembled stunning Scandinavian sights from across the Kingdom of Norway.

1. Parkplatz, Nordland Fylke

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9 Gorgeous Rivers From Around The World

Wherever they carve a path, rivers are integral to the ecosystem, provide sources of freshwater, and have been crucial for transportation throughout history. They’re also a great reminder to just go with the flow! Whether you’re looking for white-water rafting or a lazy afternoon cruise, rivers are always a fun place to spend some time. Soak up the natural beauty and wonder of famous waterways of the world with our current picks for 9 gorgeous rivers.

1.  Blanco River in Hualaihué, Chile

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Natural Wonders of China: 11 Stunning Sights

Beyond its bustling urban centers and monuments rich with history and mystery, China is home to some of the world’s most awe-inspiring natural wonders. The fourth largest country in the world, and the most populous, China’s landscapes range from snowy peaks to sandy dunes to dense, green forests, and everything in between.

To inspire a bit of travel envy, we’ve collected 10 discoveries that depict the magnificent and diverse natural features of China. Afterall, travel season is just around the corner.

1. Zhangjiajie National Forest Park a.k.a. “Avatar Mountains”

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#NationalPark Contest Ending Soon!

Have you been to a national park before? Snapped a shot while you were there?

If you have, upload your photos to Trover before our #NationalPark photo contest ends on Tuesday April 28th. You really won’t want to miss out on the chance to win the grand prize of $1500, so get to it!

Trover National Park Contest

 And if you need a reminder on how to enter…

1) Upload an original photo taken at a national park to Trover.

2) Write a great description about your photo and experience. This could be anything from travel tips you may have for other visitors to your general impressions and memories of the place.

3) Include “#NationalPark” in the details field.

4) Voilà–you’re entered to win $1500!

For a more detailed explanation of how to enter a Trover contest, check out our How to Enter a Trover Contest blog post.


Remember, this contest is a sweepstakes. The more awesome national park photos you upload, the better your chances of winning!

If you’ve already posted some national park photos to Trover, just edit your photos to include “#NationalPark” in the description, and they’ll be entered for the contest.

Read complete rules and eligibility.

Questions? Talk to us at feedback@trover.com.