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Saturday, August 18th, 2012

  • A replica of Menor's Ferry once again is crossing the Snake River in Grand Teton National Park.

    Park crews launched the ferry earlier this week. It serves as a central feature of the Menor/Noble historic district and is located just north of the Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center.

Friday, August 17th, 2012

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

  • One young boy is dead and another missing in Yosemite National Park, where the two were swept down the Merced River below the Vernal Fall Footbridge.

    Park officials say the two boys -- a 10-year-old and 6-year-old -- were on a hike with their family when they stopped near the footbridge on Wednesday afternoon.

    The family, from southern California, had begun their hike at the Happy Isles Trai

  • Lodging once again will be available in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park at the Volcano House under a 15-year contract the National Park Service has signed with the Hawai`i Volcanoes Lodge Company.

    Visitors will be able to stay in the park’s A-frame cabins and purchase a limited selection of food, drink and retail items from the Volcano House beginning Saturday.