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Grand Canyon

Photo Credit: Tree Bones Resort

Best Offbeat Holiday Destinations In America

A great way to avoid the hustle and bustle associated with the last few weeks of the year is to take a road less traveled to a destination that’s calmer and more secluded.

11/19/2013

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Top Natural Wonders In The USA

America is blessed with an abundance of natural wonders, from pristine lakes and mighty rivers to natural sandstone arches and snow-capped mountains.

10/15/2013

(credit: Glenn Benjamin)

Government Shutdown Could Ruin Kayaker’s Expensive 3-Week Trip

The government shutdown is causing problems all across the country, even in the Grand Canyon where the problems in Washington may leave one Arvada kayaker high and dry.

10/07/2013

The Colorado River (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Feds Begin Colorado River Water Drought Measures

After back-to-back driest years in a century on the Colorado River, federal water managers are giving Arizona and Nevada a 50-50 chance of having water deliveries cut in 2016.

08/16/2013

(photo from Justin Kenney via Nat'l Park Service)

Colorado Woman’s Drowning At Grand Canyon Remains Mystery

Kaitlin Kenney was on a rafting trip through the Grand Canyon in January when she wrote a journal entry about her deep respect for the unforgiving environment and her desire not to become too intoxicated and keep a clear head.

08/04/2013

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Discover The West: Sights To Behold

With a wealth of sweeping natural beauty, the Western United States is blessed with breathtaking vistas, giant Sequoias and thriving lakes and rivers.

07/02/2013

A view of the Colorado River from a scenic overlook at Glen Canyon on Nov. 22, 2004, in Page, Ariz. (Photo by Jeff Topping/Getty Images)

The Colorado: Challenged By Climate, Population

The Colorado River’s winter whisper in the Kawuneeche Valley was becoming a quiet spring roar last week as the stream hinted at the beginnings of the snowmelt’s pell-mell tumble off the mountains.

05/25/2013

(photo from Justin Kenney via Nat'l Park Service)

Autopsy: Colorado Woman Accidentally Drowned In River

An autopsy says a Colorado woman whose body was recovered from a river at the Grand Canyon in March accidentally drowned.

04/19/2013

(photo from Justin Kenney via Nat'l Park Service)

Body Found At Grand Canyon Is Missing Englewood Woman

The body of a woman recovered from the Colorado River at the Grand Canyon is that of a missing Colorado woman.

04/02/2013

Havasu Canyon (credit: web.njit.edu)

Colorado Man Dies After Falling Off Horse In Arizona

A Colorado man has died after the horse he was riding slipped on a trail in Havasu Canyon.

03/27/2013

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