grand canyon

Denver Man Completes Grand Canyon River Trip in Record Time
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A Denver man has logged the fastest Grand Canyon river trip on record, paddling his kayak down the Colorado River in 34 hours and two minutes.
Tom Martin, secretary of the Grand Canyon Historical Society, says Ben Orkin reached the end of his 277-mile journey Sunday. Ork…
Country’s Largest National Parks Hit Visitation Records
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Many of the country's most prominent national parks, including Grand Canyon, Yellowstone and Zion, set new visitation records in 2015.
Officials say the records could be short-lived as the National Park Service celebrates its centennial in 2016, when even bigger cro…
Man Accidentally Drives Into Grand Canyon, Survives
In addition to qualifying for the title of "World's Luckiest Person," an Arizona now has one of the all-time greatest stories to tell to his future grandchildren.
According to reports, the 21-year-old accidentally drove his car over the south rim of the Grand Canyon on Monday. …