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President Trump's National Monument Rollback Is Illegal And Likely to Be Reversed in Court

On Dec. 4, President Trump traveled to Utah to sign proclamations downsizing Bears Ears National Monument by 85 percent and Grand Staircase-Escalante …

Conservation

Rockefeller and the secret land deals that created Grand Tetons National Park

<b>By Lisa Lednicer</b>, <i>The Washington Post</i>The audacious plan was hatched in secret. In the 1920s, John D. Rockefeller Jr. – son of the Standard Oil …

National Parks

Top 10 luxury travel gifts for her this Christmas (US & Canada edition)

Whether you’re still looking for the perfect luxury gift for a loved one who loves to travel, or need some ideas for your own Christmas wishlist, …

Louis Vuitton

Affordable bed and breakfasts in every state

Alabama: Havenridge Bed and Breakfast in Vance (Price: $114/night): This cheap bed and breakfast in the Tuscaloosa area has fire pits for cookouts and bonfires, wooded paths and a backdrop of Mother Nature. Havenridge B&B<p>Alaska: Halcyon Heights Inn in Homer (Price: $139/night): If you want a …

Hotels

How to Have a High-End Ski Vacation Without All the High Prices

A luxury hotel in a tony mountain town will cost a fortune. But if you forfeit proximity you can tap into peak perks without the ski in/ski price tag. Other cost-cutters? An off-peak, midweek visit, advance purchase of lift tickets, eating strategically and taking advantage of resort</b> …

Travel

Some of the best national parks to ski this winter

National parks are some of our greatest national treasures. From Glacier to the Grand Canyon and Zion to Acadia, there is no better display of …

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WHERE TO GO ON HOLIDAY IN FEBRUARY<p>Thanks to plummeting temperatures and a distinct post-holiday gloom, the shortest month often feels like a drag. So …

Travel

Solar Eclipse Tourism Impact Went Beyond the Millions of Dollars Spent

Nearly 192,000 people traveled to Wyoming to view last summer’s total solar eclipse, boosting the state’s economy by an estimated $63.5 million, …

Tourism

The Most Remote Outhouse In The Lower 48

The much-prized outhouse at the Thorofare Cabin/Robert PahreMy son and I are sitting on the porch of Yellowstone National Park’s Thorofare Ranger …

National Parks

10 Breathtaking Views in the Great Outdoors

10 Breathtaking Views in the Great Outdoors<p>It’s time to get inspiration for all of the beautiful places to visit across America. From magnificent …

National Parks

11 Can’t-Miss Hiking Trails in the USA:From the red rocks of Arizona to the glaciers of Alaska

<b>These remarkable trails will appease both novice and expert hikers.</b><br>The great outdoors are great for a reason. It was Shakespeare who once said, “One …

National Parks

10 Scientific Phenomena To Be Thankful For, Today And Every Day

Just because it isn’t Thanksgiving anymore doesn’t mean we don’t have an entire Universe to be thankful for.<p>Every day, we have a choice whether we …

Universe

Photo Of The Day By Neil Powell

Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Red Fox” by Neil Powell. Location: Oxbow Bend, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming.<p>“This red fox was hunting near Oxbow …

Photography

Backcountry Etiquette 101

1. First thing’s first, bring your brain. Making good decisions is more important than any piece of gear.<p>2. Avalanche beacon goes on at the car, off …

Skiing

10 Best Honeymoon Destinations

Moab, UT<p>If your idea of the ideal honeymoon is that it’s fueled more by adrenaline than gluttony, then consider centering your post-nuptials in …

Los Cabos

Can an Artist Help Captive Elephants Win Legal Personhood?

You come upon the elephants slowly—glimpsed while walking down a city street as flickers of color against a building, or as strips of light velcroed …

Street Photography

Our Post-Wedding Hike to Grand Teton National Park's Amphitheater Lake

It’s Friday night, and our group is sitting in the living room of the Bentwood Inn, discussing the upcoming events of the weekend. Julie and I are …

National Parks

Trump Is Vandalizing Our Wild Heritage

America’s wild places survive by the grace of a human promise. For more than 150 years, it has been an article of collective faith and national pride that once we protect a wild place, it is to be safeguarded for all time.<p>But in the coming days, President Trump will try to shatter that promise.<p>The …

Opinion

The Best Places to Go This Winter

Whether you're looking to escape or embrace the cold, here are six best destinations to visit this winter.

Skiing

A Tale of Two Eclipses: Marie’s & Steve’s Eclipses

(Editor’s note: Read Marie’s depiction of what led them to photograph the eclipse from two different places.)<p>Marie’s Eclipse<p>My eclipse day went like …

National Parks

Winter in Wyoming is perfect time to jump on a fat-tire bike and hit the snow

Get a natural high this winter in Jackson Hole, Wyo., the gateway to Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks as well as home to three ski areas.<p>If you'd like to try something new in this winter parks playground, jump on a fat-tire bike. Snow biking uses wider tires than dirt biking and is a …

National Parks

The Coolest Photography Links Of The Week

With another week winding its way down we find that Toad Hollow Photography has been looking in all corners of the internet for links to share here …

Photography

Family friendly ski destinations the whole family will love

It’s no secret that family ski trips take a lot of work. There are lift tickets to purchase and poles to carry, chair lifts to navigate and trail maps to argue over. And if you’ve ever tried to help a bundled-up child rush to the bathroom, you know skiing with kids has its challenges. So why do …

Skiing

A Tale of Two Eclipses: Forced to Go Our Separate Ways

(Editor’s note: Marie describes her and her husband’s vagaries in the waning hours before they were to photograph Eclipse 2017 that forced them to …

North America

Into the Woods: Trees in photography around the world

<b>The botanical world has been a big influence on photography throughout history</b><p>A new exhibition at the V&A museum explores how trees have inspired …

Ansel Adams

Video: A Visit to Grand Teton National Park

For the mainstream traveler, Grand Teton National Park is an often overlooked gem. Many pass it by to travel to Yellowstone or Glacier instead. But …

National Parks

You Now Have More Time to Protest National Park Fee Hikes

Following widespread outrage, the National Parks Service (NPS) has extended the comment period for the public to weigh in on the proposed rate hikes …

National Parks

Four Crazy Ways Cool Creatures Survive Cold Winters

In the middle of winter, when it’s cold and dark and snowing, most people cuddle up on a couch with a thick blanket and mug of something warm.<p>Black …

Nature

It's Time for a Tour de Friends

When it comes to meaningful male bonding, after-work drinks won’t cut it. To truly connect with your friends (and yourself), you need to hit the road.<p>Step 1: This is not a bachelor party. It’s more worthwhile than that.<p>The emails (subject: Ski Trip!!!) begin arriving just after Labor Day. They are …

Judd Apatow

How to Shoot (and Think) Like a Professional Photographer

With every new camera and smartphone thrust onto the market, our collective potential to be amazing photographers kicks up a notch. Sensors can …

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