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Sunday, November 30th, 2008

Saturday, November 29th, 2008

  • As the accompanying photo shows, travelers at Grand Canyon National Park have been enjoying trips along a route known as the Hermit Road for nearly a century.

  • Remember earlier this year all the controversy over a proposed rule change to allow concealed weapons holders to arm themselves in the National Park System? Well, it's still lurking out there.

Friday, November 28th, 2008

  • Editor's note: In an effort to better understand how other countries are protecting their parklands, and to compare and contrast U.S. efforts to those from abroad, Traveler will on occasion run items from beyond U.S. borders. This story involves China's fledgling national park movement.