When driving from park to park in the South West keep a safty cooler packed.
Get a Park Passport. It's an inexpensive souvenir, and a good reminder of your visit. Our family loves to collect them.
Visit Grand Canyon in the winter--no crowds and with snow dusting the chasm, it's an amazing site.
If you want to beat the crowds for sunrise at Grand Canyon, head East. The east viewpoints of the south rim are usually less... more
Watch out for horses, mule trains or other pack animals. Move to the side of the trail; keep quiet; and make no sudden... more
Grand Canyon Hiking Tips. (1) Prepare in advance. Make sure you are in shape for the hike. (2) Start hiking early in the... more
Take the extra effort to go to the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. While there, be sure to hike the Widforss Trail - you won... more
A great spot to see California Condor's in Grand Canyon NP is by the Bright Angel Lodge - we spent the day in that area just... more
I am shocked the Discovery Channel will be filming one if the Wallenda family walking a rope over the Grand Canyon without a... more
While taking a history tour with a park ranger the condors started to appear - what a THRILL. There were at least 8 condors... more
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