Our Partners

Throughout our travels we have come into contact with a number of amazing people and organizations.  Please feel free to peruse and visit their sites and let them know Xplorer Maps sent you.

Links to our National Parks Partners

  • Association of Partners for Public Lands (APPL) – Works to enhance the potential of its members, who are dedicated to public understanding, appreciation, and stewardship of America’s natural and cultural heritage. Through education, information, and representation, APPL promotes the vitality of its members and their programs of service and support to the agencies who oversee this nation’s public lands.
  • National Parks Conservation Association – Works to address major threats facing the National Park System. NPCA was established as an independent and nonpartisan voice in 1919, just three years after the National Park Service.
  • National Park Service – Since 1916, the American people have entrusted the National Park Service with the care of their national parks. With the help of volunteers and park partners, we are proud to safeguard more than 400 places and to share their stories with more than 275 million visitors every year.

Glacier National Park

  • Crown of the Continent – Provides information about the Crown of the Continent region for visitors and residents to understand, appreciate, and help preserve its geographic character, including historical, cultural and environmental heritage.
  • Glacier Park Inc. – A Concessioner of Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park as well as an independent hotel operator committed to giving wonderful hospitality.

Grand Canyon National Park

  • Delaware North Inc. – Provides memorable experiences in the Grand Canyon through the operation of multiple retail locations, including the Desert View General Store located in the park’s east rim.
  • Forever Resorts – Stay at the North Rim Grand Canyon Lodge, the only lodging inside the National Park on the North Rim. Located at Bright Angel Point, the Lodge was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1987. Ninety percent of all visitors congregate at the South Rim, snap pictures and leave within hours. But you?

Olympic National Park

  • ARAMARK Resorts – Manages and operates the Lake Crescent Lodge, Sol Duc Hot Springs Resort and Lake Quinault Lodge. Lake Crescent Lodge serves as an ideal base camp for the variety of recreational activities in the park while allowing guests to experience the charm of a turn-of-the-century resort.
  • Discover Your Northwest – Promotes the discovery of Northwest public lands, enriches the experience of visitors, and encourages stewardship of these special places today and for generations to come. They cultivate appreciation of Northwest public lands by operating on-site educational bookstores that provide visitors with high-quality books, educational toys, DVDs, and other items that enhance visitor understanding.
  • Washington’s National Park Fund – Official fund raising partner for Mount Rainier, North Cascades and Olympic National Parks.

Yellowstone National Park

  • Crown of the Continent – Provides information about the region for visitors and residents to understand, appreciate, and help preserve its geographic character, including historical, cultural and environmental heritage.
  • Xanterra Parks & Resorts – Primary authorized concessioner in Yellowstone, and proud stewards of the park. They are also your direct in-park source for lodging, camping, and activities in Yellowstone.

Yosemite National Park

  • Yosemite Conservancy – Helps protect the beauty and wonder of Yosemite for future generations. They provide grants and other support based on the highest-priority needs of the park.

 

OTHER NON-PROFIT CONSERVATION AND HISTORIC ORGANIZATIONS

MONTANA – Montana Historical Society, International Wildlife Film Festival, University of Montana’s Flathead Lake Biological Station, Flathead Lakers, University of Montana Alumni Association and Virginia City Artisan’s Guild

CALIFORNIA – San Francisco Museum and Historical Society, California Historical Society, Tahoe Heritage Foundation

FLORIDA – Captiva Island Historical Society

AFRICA – Emarti Development Fund (Kenya), Gorongosa National Park (Mozambique) and It Takes a Village (Ghana)

OTHERS – Pittsburgh Zoo and Aquarium