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Glacier National Park Concessions Contract Awarded to Xanterra Parks & Resorts

Glacier National Park Concessions Contract Awarded to Xanterra Parks & ResortsXanterra Parks & Resorts has been awarded the contract to operate concessions in northern Montana's Glacier National Park beginning in early January 2014, the National Park Service announced Aug. 13, 2013.

The 16-year contract covers the operations of five lodges with approximately 500 rooms and cabins; four restaurants with more than 500 seats, five retail outlets; tours of the park in 33 historic White Motor Company Red Buses, and ancillary services including a hikers shuttle, laundry and showers.
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Lincoln Exhibit Arrives at Homestead National Monument of America

Lincoln Exhibit Arrives at Homestead National Monument of America Homestead National Monument of America in Beatrice, Nebraska will offer visitors the chance to explore how major constitutional and political forces came together during the Civil War 150 years ago to impact the nation unto this day.

Entitled  the ex...
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Utah Promotes Visiting its Five National Parks This Summer

Utah Promotes Visiting its Five National Parks This Summer

Summer is well underway and adventure is heating up at Utah's five national parks, Zion, Bryce Canyon, Capitol Reef, Canyonlands and Arches, known as The Mighty 5.

Each of the five national parks in Utah, some of the most unique national parks in the ...

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Obama’s Signature on Pinnacles Gives California Nine National Parks

Obama’s Signature on Pinnacles Gives California Nine National Parks President Barack Obama has signed legislation changing Pinnacles National Monument into a national park, not only giving the Central Coast its first national park, but California the honor of having the most number of national parks of any state.

"The...
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Hiker Found Dead on Santa Cruz Island; Fall from Cliff Probable Cause

Hiker Found Dead on Santa Cruz Island; Fall from Cliff Probable Cause A fall from one of the cliffs at Santa Cruz Island within Channel Islands National Park off of Southern California may have claimed the life of Christopher Anthony Mondiek, 23, from Dublin, Ohio, rangers said.

Mondiek's body was found on the morning o...
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