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. […]


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.


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 […]


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 […]



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