Grand Canyon National Park

The Mount Rushmore National Memorial in the Black Hills of South Dakota.  (AP Photo/Mike Stewart, File)

Utah reopening national parks, others eye options

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Obama administration’s willingness to reopen national parks shuttered by the government shutdown came with a big caveat: States must foot the bill with money they likely won’t see again. […]

10/11/2013

The Grand Canyon

Google maps now include trails at Grand Canyon

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Google is giving people a way to virtually hike the Grand Canyon. The search giant released images Thursday that map the most popular trails at the park’s South Rim and other walkways.

01/31/2013

Hualapai seeks bids to pave road to Skywalk

PEACH SPRINGS, Ariz. (AP) – The road that leads to the Grand Canyon Skywalk might not be suitable for travel much longer. The Hualapai Tribe says it expects to bid out a project this month […]

11/07/2012

Google cameras map popular Grand Canyon trails

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) – Google and its street-view cameras already have taken users to narrow cobblestone alleys in Spain using a tricycle, inside the Smithsonian with a push cart and to British […]

10/24/2012

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