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10 spectacular national park lodges – CNN


10 spectacular national park lodges
CNN
(CNN) — You pull yourself out of bed, bring your coffee to the front porch, and there, right in front of you, is the vast expanse of the Grand Canyon. That's the appeal of staying at El Tovar, which has graced the rim of the canyon since 1905. But it's hardly alone; 

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Tightrope walker prepares for Grand Canyon stunt – USA TODAY



Telegraph.co.uk
Tightrope walker prepares for Grand Canyon stunt
USA TODAY
High-wire daredevil Nik Wallenda is practices for his walk across the Grand Canyon without a safety harness or net. Post to Facebook. Tightrope walker prepares for Grand Canyon stunt on USAToday.com: http://usat.ly/1209ixE. Incorrect please try again.
See Flying Wallenda prepare for his stomach – turning sky walk with no safety Daily Mail
Nik Wallenda set to wire walk across gorge near the Grand CanyonCalgary Herald
Falls boy inspired by Wallenda's walkWIVB
WWSB ABC 7 -Calcutta Telegraph -Metro
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Grand Canyon makes it easier for tourists to find popular Bright Angel trailhead – Washington Post


Grand Canyon makes it easier for tourists to find popular Bright Angel trailhead
Washington Post
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. — The start of one of the Grand Canyon's most iconic and popular trails has been redesigned and now includes an etched rock sign marking the Bright Angel trailhead. The revamped area also includes a new paved
Grand Canyon Celebrates Wildlife Day with Events for the PublicOldWestNewWest.com Travel & History Magazine

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Colorado named nation’s ‘most endangered’ river in 2013 – USA Today – USA TODAY



San Francisco Chronicle
Colorado named nation's 'most endangered' river in 2013 – USA Today
USA TODAY
Demand for water from the Colorado River is projected to outstrip dwindling supply over the next 50 years. grand-canyon-colorado-river. Tourists float along Colorado River in the Grand Canyon in Arizona in 1992. A $26 billion recreation economy relies on
Prime source of NV water tops 'Endangered' listFoxReno.com
Five Endangered US Rivers Threatened by Mines: GroupBloomberg
Colorado River Tops 2013 Endangered Waterways ListABC News
Denver Post -CBS News -WBRC
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Feds’ Canyon flood a success; beaches, habitat restored – Arizona Republic



San Francisco Chronicle
Feds' Canyon flood a success; beaches, habitat restored
Arizona Republic
Scientists studying last fall's experimental flood of the Grand Canyon say it did what it was supposed to do: build sandbars. Or, at least it built more sandbars than it eroded and generated new Colorado River campsites and fish habitats. But the question is for
Early results of manmade flood in Colorado River through Grand Canyon show The Republic
Grand Canyon Unveils New Science & Resource Buildinglakepowelllife
Grand Canyon finding ways to force elk to move outKSWT-TV

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