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Capturing the Canyons: Zion National Park

Capturing the Canyons: Zion National Park

Almost an oasis in a harsh surrounding landscape, Zion National Park has seen ancient and modern peoples pass through and occupy the area, always proving to be the unpredictable and wondrous wilderness that has awed for generations. Occupied by Anasazi peoples 800 years ago, the Zion area proved to harsh and they moved south. Afterwards, the […]

9:58 AM , April 27, 2016 Comments Off on Capturing the Canyons: Zion National Park
Capturing the Canyons: Yosemite National Park

Capturing the Canyons: Yosemite National Park

Located in the Sierra-Nevadas in Northern California, Yosemite National Park is known for its impressive waterfalls, glacier-made canyons, and towering monoliths of granite. Most visitors stay in the Yosemite Valley, a seven-square mile area, which is only 1% of the area of the park. Today, seven tribes who have descended from the first ancient peoples reside in […]

9:51 AM , April 26, 2016 Comments Off on Capturing the Canyons: Yosemite National Park
Capturing the Canyons: Yellowstone National Park

Capturing the Canyons: Yellowstone National Park

As first National Park in the world, Yellowstone has been astounding tourists and visitors for over a century. People from all over the world come to see the stunning landscape, amazing wildlife, and the famous geysers and hot springs. Native Americans have lived in the Yellowstone area for over 11,000 years. In more modern times, the Shoshone, […]

10:23 AM , April 25, 2016 Comments Off on Capturing the Canyons: Yellowstone National Park
Capturing the Canyons: Capitol Reef National Park

Capturing the Canyons: Capitol Reef National Park

Despite being one of the largest national park in the state of Utah, Capitol Reef is perhaps the least-known. Though the area is known mostly as beautiful settlement for the early Mormon settlers, the area in Capitol Reef extends into backcountry filled with desert terrain, cliffs and arches, and desert oases. In fact, the park is situated […]

11:58 AM , April 22, 2016 Comments Off on Capturing the Canyons: Capitol Reef National Park