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15 Hiking Tips for the Landscape Photographer

While I have dabbled in all kinds of photography, Landscapes have always been my passion. That is because I love the all things outdoors, including …

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Climate Change and the Transformation of Glacier National Park

<b>Put Glacier National Park at the top of your summer to-do list - the last remaining glaciers in this iconic American landscape may be gone before you</b> …

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Best Time to Visit Glacier National Park: A World of Lakes and Mountains

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye, yet also includes the inner pictures of the soul. Same happened with me when I went to the Glacier …

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Trans-Canada Highway between Revelstoke and Golden closes due to 'vehicle incident'

Highway could be closed until 7 p.m. PT, DriveBC said Monday morning<p>The Trans-Canada Highway is closed in both directions between Revelstoke and …

British Columbia

My First Time Hiking With a Hangover

At some point, every backpacker becomes a hardened veteran who can play fast and loose with the rules. Leave checklists and tidy piles of gear for …

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Meet the ‘bark ranger’ who helps protect people and wildlife in Glacier National Park

US national parks staff spend their days preserving the country’s most beautiful places, but one canine employee is protecting both people and animals – and winning hearts – in Glacier National Park.<p>Gracie is the first ‘bark ranger’ in the park, which is located in Montana’s Rocky Mountains. Gracie …

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Montana's Glacier National Park Has a Canine 'Bark Ranger' - Condé Nast Traveler

And she's not the only one.<p>Meet Gracie, the border collie National<p>ParkBark Service Ranger. We'll give you a second to get over how cute she is. Done? Okay, we'll explain.<p>While Yellowstone may have to constantly warn tourists not to approach bison, Glacier National Park has a different problem: …

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The Least Visited States in America That You Need to Explore Immediately

Everybody wants to travel various parts of America! From New York to California everyone has a trip they want to take. Either losing yourself in the …

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Shoot it with artillery: How Canada tames avalanches in the treacherous passes of the Rocky Mountains

In the early 1960s, a Canada replete with war surplus suddenly struck on a winning idea to deal with Rocky Mountain avalanches: Why not just shoot at …

Canada

Mauled cop was riding mountain bike at full speed when he hit grizzly

An investigation into the June mauling death of a Forest Service cop in Montana has determined that the officer was riding a mountain bike at a high rate of speed when he crashed into a grizzly bear.<p>Brad Treat, 38, was descending the "Outer Trail" of the Green Gate Trails in the Flathead National …

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SKIING WHITEFISH: bIG MOUNTAIN, HIP TOWN, NO PRESSURE

WHITEFISH, Mont. — It had snowed 10 inches overnight at Whitefish Mountain Resort in northwestern Montana, a dump that would normally trigger a …

Skiing

When You Feel Hopelessly Lost, Return to Nature.

<i>“Does everyone feel this clueless about where life is supposed to go?”</i><p><i>“Am I the only one that feels this anxious about the thought of living a</i> …

Mind

New Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke words, actions differ on environment

WHITEFISH, Mont. — As a child in Whitefish, a town at the edge of the Continental Divide, Ryan Zinke cut his own trails through alpine forest, swam …

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Interior Secretary: Conservative Record, With Deviations

WHITEFISH, Mont. — As a child in this town at the edge of the Continental Divide, Ryan Zinke cut his own trails through alpine forest, swam laps in Whitefish Lake and hiked the snow-packed paths of nearby Glacier National Park.<p>Later, as an Eagle Scout, he traced how railroad oil spilled into the …

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These Are the 10 Most Popular National Parks in the US

National parks are as built into the fabric of American society and culture as baseball and road trips down Route 66. The National Parks Service …

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For National Parks, Helicopter Tours Are a Noisy Problem

At the end of the six-mile hike to Gunsight Lake, I could hear my heartbeat. After all, its only competition was the soft lapping of waves on the …

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7 Ways to Capture the Perfect Mountain Moment

Regardless of language, the universal response to seeing mountains is always the same; "Wow!” Mountains stop us in our tracks. We lose all sense of …

America’s Natural Beauty – In 30 Pictures

Hickman Bridge – Capital Reef National Park, Utah<p>Bow Tie Arch ~ Moab, Utah<p>Bald River Falls, Cherokee National Forest<p>Zion National Park – Utah, …

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Big Mountain, Small Town

You’re here. Finally. It wasn’t easy—you probably took a long train ride, or drove through the night and day, or sat on two pricey planes (at least) …

Skiing

Travel: 10 Laid-Back American Adventures

Sometimes adventure calls and getting in the car and on the road is the only way to scratch that itch. Below are ten low key, high adventure, …

RVs

Dining Room Manager, Bar Manager

Glacier National Park is hiring Dining Room Managers / Bar Managers for Summer 2017! – Glacier National Park Lodges (Xanterra) – Live amongst 700 …

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Dreaming of What to do with My Parks Canada Discovery Pass

In honor of Canada’s 150th anniversary, the Canadian government is giving free access to all of Canada’s national parks, national marine conservation …

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Visit These Destinations Before It's Too Late

Some of the world's most beautiful and astounding attractions may not be ours to enjoy much longer.<p>While nature and time are both cruel mistresses, …

Great Wall of China

Avalanche rescue gear doesn't have to be costly

Transceiver, probe and shovel can set you back between $550 and $900<p>With avalanche warnings in place in several national parks this weekend, safety …

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Busy butterballs

Entertaining wildlife<p><b>G</b>olden-mantled ground squirrels are busy occupants of campgrounds and picnic areas in mountain areas throughout the West. …

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Best national parks to visit for all types of winter adventurers

Our national parks really are America’s best idea. But, because they’re so awe-inspiring, they’re often also really crowded. At least they are in the …

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All Bicycles On Planet Secretly Awaiting Bike Travel Weekend

Don’t disappoint your bike. Registration for the second annual Bike Travel Weekend, June 2–4 is free and easy. Plus, you could win stuff, including a …

Travel

This Couple Went to Every National Park in America and Says These Are the Best

Last year, former National Geographic travel photographer, Jonathan Irish, and NASA employee, Stephanie Payne, embarked on a journey to see all of …

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