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(March 12, 2015) -- Someone could camp this summer at Yellowstone National Park for $22.50 a night with a reservations, or they could park your RV free by volunteering as a campground host.

A cheaper way to see the USA: Volunteering in parks

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Someone could camp this summer at Yellowstone National Park for $22.50 a night with a reservations, or they could park your RV free by volunteering as a campground host, according to Money Talks News.

This is just one of the hundreds of volunteer opportunities that come with some sort of lodging via the National Park Service this year, Money Talks News reported.

Often referred to as “work camping,” thousands more volunteer opportunities with amenities you might find amenable also are available through federal agencies such as the Fish and Wildlife Service, Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management and the Army Corps of Engineers. Many states offer free stays for their park volunteers, too, Money Talk News noted.

To read the full story by Money Talks News, click here.

About Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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