TITLE

NATIONAL PARKS: NEWS & TIPS

AUTHOR(S)
Nanos, Janelle
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
National Geographic Traveler;Sep2010, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news and tips related to national parks in the U.S. including information on a 2 hours guided bike tour to explore Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona, plans of the U.S. Park Service to start a saltwater canoe and kayak trail along the Southeast coastline, starting in Virginia and rounding Florida to the Gulf Coast and suggestion to eat at the McCarthy Lodge in Wrangeil-St. Elias National Park, Alaska.
ACCESSION #
53478643

 

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