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Yellowstone

Historic Lake Yellowstone Hotel in Yellowstone National Park Completes Phase 1 Renovations

Historic Lake Yellowstone Hotel in Yellowstone National Park Completes Phase 1 RenovationsThe oldest hotel in Yellowstone National Park, Lake Yellowstone Hotel, has received a bottom-up facelift that would make any grand dame of 122 years proud.

The project, costing in excess of $10 million, included new lobby décor, major structural enhancements, the addition of an elevator, new business center and 43 renovated rooms, including four newly created suites in the west wing of the hotel.
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Yosemite

Lottery Registration Now Open for Restored Ostrander Ski Hut in Yosemite

Lottery Registration Now Open for Restored Ostrander Ski Hut in Yosemite Yosemite Conservancy is now accepting lottery registration forms for the 2013-2014 season at the newly restored Ostrander Ski Hut, the cherished rustic stone cabin used by intrepid skiers and snowshoers who make the 10-mile journey from the park's Ba...
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Arizona

Enjoy Winter Bird Walks at National Park’s Montezuma Well in Arizona

Enjoy Winter Bird Walks at National Park’s Montezuma Well in Arizona Beginning Jan. 4, 2014, the National Park Service will offer twice a month winter bird walks at the Montezuma Well unit of Montezuma Castle National Monument in Arizona.

Visitors can join Ranger Melinda McFarland to explore the diverse bird life inhab...
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Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon Lottery for 2015 Noncommercial River Trip Permits Ends Feb. 25

Grand Canyon Lottery for 2015 Noncommercial River Trip Permits Ends Feb. 25 The public has until noon on Feb. 25, 2014 to post their applications for noncommercial river trip permits to raft the Colorado River through Grand Canyon National Park in 2015, according to the National Park Service.

The permits are for specific laun...
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California

San Francisco's Historic Presidio Officers’ Club Reopens as Culteral Center, Museum

San Francisco's Historic Presidio Officers’ Club Reopens as Culteral Center, Museum

San Francisco's historic Presidio Officers’ Club reopened to the public the weekend of Oct. 4-5, 2014, after a three-year intensive rehabilitation of the building and its original adobe structure, dating to the early Spanish colonial settlement of ...

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