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Wednesday, April 1st, 2009

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

  • After an "interesting" two days, the Traveler is back on-line and back in business. Hopefully you've hung in there with us.

    The problem we ran into Monday was that there were too many of you and not a big enough server to meet your needs. It was a somewhat embarrassing problem -- who complains about too much traffic on the 'net?

  • Today practically all you need to say is "Bryce Canyon" to create a colorful mental picture of this Southwestern gem of the National Park System. But back in the early 1900s when a travelogue of the park was filmed, the color had to be in the narrative.

Monday, March 30th, 2009

  • Yellowstone National Park is "charismatic mega-fauna" defined. Spend a handful of days in the park and you're likely to spy wolves, elk, grizzlies, black bears, moose and more. But salamanders?