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Thursday, September 6th, 2012

  • The lexicon built around enjoying the winter season in Yellowstone National Park grew this year when park officials coined "transportation events" to help define the impacts of snowmobiles and snowcoaches.

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

  • Are there one or more pieces of music that remind you of a national park – or a park experience?

    Some compositions, such as Grofe's Grand Canyon Suite, have clear connections to a park.

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  • The National Park Service will soon issue a prospectus for the major concession contract in Glacier National Park.

  • A colorful rift in the earth millions of years -- and immeasurable gallons of water -- in the making, the jagged maw of the Grand Canyon draws crowds content enough to simply stare across this impressive cross-section of geology from either the South or North rim of its namesake national park.

    [i]And that can be enough for first-time visitors to Grand Canyon National Park.