Grand Canyon

15 National Geographic Contest Photos That Show The Magnificence of Our Planet

Sometimes we get stuck in our daily routine, and we forget how big and incredible our world is. We’re so lucky to have certain people who can remind …

Nature Photography

The Oldest Airlines in the World That Are Still Flying Today

Not so long after the Wright brothers’ first flight on the beaches of Kitty Hawk in 1903, commercial airlines began forming around the world. The …

Flying

Is Arizona's Horseshoe Bend too popular for its own good?

HORSESHOE BEND — In simpler times (before social media), Horseshoe Bend was a quiet yet spectacular stop along a lonely stretch of highway in northern Arizona.<p>Visitors would wander in from U.S. 89, just south of Page, Arizona, either because they’d heard of the dramatic bend in the Colorado River …

National Parks

Body of missing hiker found in Zion National Park

The body of a 47-year-old man who went missing Monday afternoon in Zion National Park was found Wednesday at the end of a dead-end spur off the trail …

Hiking

Will Smith is having a 50th birthday party and this is how you can attend...

Will Smith is hosting a luxurious 50th birthday party and you’re invited. Yes, really.<p>The Pursuit of Happyness actor is set to mark the occasion by …

Will Smith

Chick-fil-A Is Testing a New Kind of Chicken Strips

Phoenix likes it hot.<p>In addition to the desert temps, some Arizona Chick-fil-A fans can now enjoy the taste of sizzling hot Spicy Chick-n-Strips in …

Chick-fil-A

These pictures will make you want to go on a paddleboard adventure

Don't forget to pack your stand-up paddleboard next time you travel. You might just find the perfect hot spot.<p>Standup paddleboarding (SUP) has taken …

Paddleboarding

Good & Well Supply Grand Canyon Candle

• 3.5" x 4"<br>• 14.oz<br>• Burn Time: 80+ Hours<br>• Made in the USA<br>• 100% Vegan, Eco-Friendly, and Recyclable<br>• Ethically Sourced and Produced

Grand Canyon

As Colorado River Basin reservoirs drop to near-record low levels, possibility of unprecedented water shortage declaration rises

The Colorado River is so strained amid population growth and a climate shift to hotter, drier conditions that federal water managers may declare an …

Colorado River

Will Smith Wants You At His Birthday Party

Aug 16, 2018<p>Will Smith is turning 50 and he wants you to come hang with him. He's bungee jumping off a helicopter over the Grand Canyon for a good …

Will Smith

Hiking the Arizona National Scenic Trail

• Classes & Events<br>• Hiking And Camping<br>• Hiking And Camping<p>Hiking the Arizona National Scenic Trail<p>Overview<p>The Arizona National Scenic Trail--known as the …

Hiking

Runners with depression: you're in good company

Photo: Tjalling Halbertsma.<p><b>Rob Krar</b> is a legendary Canadian ultrarunner and pharmacist based in Flagstaff, Arizona who took up ultrarunning in 2012. …

Running

Immerse Yourself on an Avalon Waterways River Cruise

Avalon Waterways is taking immersive experiences to the next level, both on land and on the river.<p>While guests will have a difficult time leaving …

Trails

The Great Divide Trail Pt4 - The Smoky Path South

The Great Divide Trail is a physically challenging trail.<p>I’ve been hiking twelve to fourteen hours a day to achieve 35k a day or so (or 21+ miles …

Hiking

Tutorial || Wildfire & smoke management: Strategies & resources

By onAugust 15, 2018 in Trip Planning 0<p>A dramatic sunset in Montana during a wildfire-caused road-walking detour.<p>For the past month I have been …

National Parks

Will Smith says he'll bungee jump at the Grand Canyon. Reps for the Canyon aren't so sure

Will Smith is celebrating his 50th birthday with a bungee-jump over the Grand Canyon, and one lucky winner and a guest will join the party — maybe.

National Parks

Why the laws of physics mean Will Smith’s birthday stunt probably won’t kill him

Trust in physics<p>For his 50th birthday next month, Will Smith will bungee-jump from a helicopter over the Grand Canyon. It’s a dramatic stunt that strikes fear into the hearts of fans (or at least some <i>Verge</i> staffers; you know who you are) who wonder whether it’s possible he’ll spring directly up …

Physics

Win a chance to watch Will Smith bungee jump from a helicopter over the Grand Canyon

If you're not busy on Sept. 25, why not watch Will Smith jump out of a helicopter?<p>Will Smith will be bungee jumping from a helicopter over the Grand Canyon to celebrate his 50th birthday on Sept. 25. You can enter for a chance to watch the event in person and hang out with Will Smith's friends and …

Will Smith

People Thirsty for a Good Instagram Keep Dying at Popular Hiking Spots

At least eight people have died at Kaaterskill Falls, a picturesque waterfall in the Catskill Mountains, since 1992. And we might have Instagram to …

New York State

Will Smith Is Letting One Fan Watch His Grand Canyon Bungee-Jump in Person

Will Smith next month is going to bungee-jump out of a helicopter over the Grand Canyon — and he’s launched a contest to let one fan be there in …

Tom Cruise

TRAVEL DEALS : $ 60K FOR US TRAVEL & JUST HAVE MONTHS FOR 6 MONTHS

A job that requires a ton of traveling can be a real slog sometimes, especially if you’re mostly just criss-crossing the country for meetings in …

Travel Deals

12 Top-Rated Hiking Trails in Yellowstone National Park

<b>5.</b> Mount Washburn Trail<p>For the mountain climbers that come to Yellowstone, Mount Washburn is always on the top of the list. Accessed from the <b>Dunraven</b> …

National Parks

The Grand Canyon’s Polar Express Train Filling Up Before the Holidays

If you want to get to the North Pole, get tickets now.

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Will Smith is Bungee Jumping The Grand Canyon For Charity

Advertising [x]<p>by Craig Elvy<p>– on<p>in Movie News<p>To mark his 50th birthday, Will Smith is set to take part in a charity bungee jump over the Grand Canyon …

Robin Williams

Arizona Could Add 1 Million Residents by 2026

A new report projects that Arizona will grow by 1 million residents and add 500,000 new jobs in the next eight years.<p>As <i>The Arizona Republic</i> reported …

Employment

This good luck goes hand in hand with danger

William Salaun’s eyes were wide open, but he was running the river blind. More than 1,200 miles from home, the medical student had lost his way; he …

Mississippi

Chinese showman sets new Guinness World Record by blowing up 12 tyres through his nostril

1 / 2<p>Chinese showman sets new Guinness World Record by blowing up 12 tyres through his nostril<p>A man from southern China has set a new world record by …

World Records

Don't let the feds kill this critical environmental law

The National Environmental Policy Act sounds bureaucratic, scientific and slow — and sometimes it is. But without it, creatures like the Mexican …

Forests

Accreditors pressured to apply more scrutiny as for-profits look to change tax status

Grand Canyon University enrolls nearly 20,000 students at its Phoenix campus, has among the fastest growing online enrollments in recent years and …

Higher Education

Medical marijuana cards offer Arizona college students some protection

PHOENIX — The start of school may mean adjusting to Arizona laws for incoming college students with medical marijuana cards.<p>Some dispensaries even …

Cannabis