Glacier National Park

10 of the best places to have an outdoor adventure in Canada

From sports to wildlife, these are experiences of a lifetime<p>Go on a new journey and explore 10 great outdoor experiences across Canada. From the west …

Canada

Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose protections after 42 years on endangered species list

About 700 grizzly bears that roam the Yellowstone National Park area will soon lose the protections they have had under the Endangered Species Act for more than 40 years, the Interior Department announced Thursday.<p>The change, which is set to take effect next month, is a sign of the major comeback …

Wildlife

Why America's Retailers Are Tapping Into Wellness For Growth

<b>NEW YORK, United States</b> — Stores like Saks and Urban Outfitters are looking to work out more than your wallet.<p>As retailers struggle to draw in shoppers who have migrated online, stores are seizing on one of the few bright spots in the industry — fitness and wellness — in hopes of engaging …

Trends

Trump Officials Just Provided ‘a Gift to Trophy Hunting’ in the Form of Yellowstone Grizzly Bears

Conservation groups have slammed the decision to remove the Yellowstone grizzly bear from the Endangered Species Act.

Wildlife

Al Franken Butts Heads With Interior Secretary Over Climate Change

“I’m concerned about whether you are clear about the magnitude of warming that is occurring," the senator told Secretary Ryan Zinke.<p>WASHINGTON — Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) clashed with Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke Tuesday on the subject of climate change, calling out the Trump Cabinet member for …

Climate Change

50 state road trip: Bucket list destinations in the USA

If you really want to explore the USA, you'll need a stop in each state. GoBankingRates.com has chosen one can't-miss stop in each state as their bucket list destinations in the USA. Looking to make your budget last through all 50 states? They've also put together a list of fun things to do in each …

Blue Ridge Mountains

Grizzly bears converge on Avalanche Lake, trigger trail closure in Glacier Park

Glacier National Park officials closed the Avalanche Trail on Monday after tourists apparently surrounded a grizzly bear at Avalanche Lake, prompting …

National Parks

USA and Canada Destination Pairings | Two Nation Vacations

Planning a trip to the USA? Why not consider destination pairing, where you visit the United States of America but hop across the border to …

Canada

What Sells? Local Images and Iconic Locations

The client passed on all the popular shots from Jay's gallery. Instead, she chose the quieter local image... one that he had never sold before. Read …

Nature Photography

Ahmad Nourani Shallo, Widower Of Woman Killed In Gas-And-Dash Incident, Dies In Car Crash

Loved ones do not yet know who will care for a boy whose mother was killed trying to stop a gas-and-dash in 2015 and whose father died in a crash on …

Canadian News

9 of the Best Glacier National Park Hikes

Located in Montana, Glacier National Park offers many great hiking experiences. The park is full of amazing natural wonders of fresh blue lakes, …

National Parks

Glacier National Park maintenance backlog drops

Glacier National Park's maintenance backlog has dropped by $31 million over the last year, according to a report by the National Park Service.<p>The …

National Parks

Fav photos: 2017’s smallest full moon

EarthSky friends outdid themselves this weekend, taking photos of the full moon. Thanks to all who contributed!<p>Deborah Byrd created the EarthSky …

Astronomy

19 photos that show just how stunning US national parks are

The United States is home to some of the most incredible natural sights and wonders in the world — from towering mountains to otherworldly rock formations — and we're grateful the National Park Service honors and preserves many of these unique sights.<p>The agency proudly fosters outdoor exploration …

National Parks

The Easiest Ways to Save on Your Next RV Camping Trip

Camping in a recreational vehicle can be a great way to see the country. You get to experience the great outdoors at campsites in some of the most …

Camping

Cult docu-dramatized: Duluth-raised filmmaker directed episode...

This edition of the ABC television docudrama, which airs at 8 p.m. Saturday, is about Lindsay Tornambe, now an adult, whose family was a part of the …

Deal Alert: Save Up to $300 on Escorted Rail Journeys

Experience the best of America’s countryside by rail.

National Parks

Montana Getaway at Dreamcatcher Lodge

Dreamcatcher Lodge: our kind of Montana getaway. Photo courtesy Dreamcatcher Lodge.When Alan and I look for a Montana getaway, luxury, relaxation and …

National Parks

How to Live Well on the Road, According to Pro Skier Kalen Thorien

National Parks

Capturing Fleeting Moments in Nature with Jay Patel – Induro

Sometimes landscape photography is all about capturing those fleeting moments that leave us in awe.<p>These moments can last anywhere between a faction …

Landscape Photography

In a New Crime Lineup, a Supine Swede and Private Eyes With Bad Habits

Mycroft Holmes, Sherlock’s older, fatter, smarter brother, was renowned for solving mysteries without leaving his armchair at the Diogenes Club. In Josephine Tey’s “The Daughter of Time,” Inspector Alan Grant of Scotland Yard was confined to a hospital bed when he tackled the historical crime of …

Books

13 Places To Visit Before They're Gone Forever

Owing to threats such as climate change, overfishing, and ship traffic, the Great Barrier Reef is slowly deteriorating.<p><i>For</i> Architectural Digest<i>, by Hannah Huber.</i><p>With the growing concerns over everything from climate change to urban development looming over some of the most beloved locations on …

Outdoors

10 Stunning National Parks You Need to Visit in Your Lifetime

Since 1916, the National Park Service has been entrusted with the care of fifty-eight national parks and the millions of people who visit them each …

National Parks

Climate Change Spurs ‘Vanishing Destinations’ Travel

Some places may not fare well in a warmer world.

Great Barrier Reef

The Only North American Mountains That Blow Colorado Away

My parents were professional photographers, and not coincidentally I grew up in the shadow of the most gorgeous mountains in the hemisphere. Work …

Canada

‘In Montana it feels like there’s lots of sky stacked on top of us, layer upon layer’

Director Alex Smith, whose film Walking Out premieres at Sundance London this weekend, on his love for his home state, ‘Big Sky Country’<p><b>I’m on a quest, with my twin brother, to make five films in five parts of Montana.</b> The latest, Walking Out, is number three. Montana is our canvas for stories …

Adventure Travel

Clearing Logan Pass in Glacier National Park is Gnarly; Check Out These Photos

<b>Plowing roads has been uber gnarly this spring in general thanks to massive snowpacks across the West.</b> Clearing Tioga Pass in California was a beast. …

National Parks

Meteorologists troll Trump over Paris deal withdrawal

The Weather Channel has kicked up a storm over President Trump’s announced withdrawal from the Paris Accord.<p>The site is trolling the president by …

Donald Trump

Weather.com rips Trump exit from Paris climate deal

Weather.com is slamming President Trump for pulling out of the Paris climate deal.<p>The weather website revamped its front page Thursday to include a …

Climate

A Rock & Roll Hall of Famer’s Picturesque Montana Retreat Is Going Up For Auction

The family vacation home of E Street Band bassist Garry Tallent features green design, outdoor spaces, and an equestrian center on 33 acres of meadows and forest.<p>Drawing inspiration from the vast forested landscape of Whitefish, Montana, and nearby Glacier National Park, the property at 534 Twin …

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame