Cottonwood Creek, Wyoming

Photo: BLM Wyoming News from BLM Wyoming: Cottonwood Creek Trailhead/Campground This highly scenic trail is suitable for hiking and horseback riding (advanced riders). Cottonwood Canyon has steep, vertical cliffs. The elevation at the mouth of the canyon is 4,800 feet with the top of the canyon wall at 7,200 feet. At the upper end of …

Navajo Tours USA

Elsewhere on the Web Navajo Tours USA – https://navajotoursusa.com – is a Navajo owned outdoor recreation and tour company based in New Mexico USA. Business motto: Tread lightly. Experience everything. Navajo Tours USA advocates Indigenous connection to the outdoors, responsibly showcase nature, art, culture, and history, and commit to authentic experiences with all guests. Since …

Las Vegas Community Healing Garden

Photo The Las Vegas community has come together to build a new community healing garden as a prompt and thoughtful response to 2017’s Oct. 1 tragedy, when a lone gunman massacred 58 individuals and injured 526 more who were attending a music festival. Stonerose Landscapes principals Jay Pleggenkuhle and Daniel Perez designed a memorial garden …

Los Angeles Links

Los Angeles Flag Links related to Los Angeles presented in mostly random fashion: Headlines Fossils in La Brea Tar Pits reveal why coyotes still exist, but not saber-toothed cats George Lucas Strikes Back: Inside the Fight to Build the Lucas Museum – Vanity Fair L.A. Weekly Co-Owner Sues Other Owners, Alleges Wild Ethics Violations Newsonomics: …

Mukuntuweap

Buzzwords The Paiute called the area of Zion National Park Mukuntuweap which means “straight canyon.” Embedded Tweets The Paiute called the area Mukuntuweap which means “straight canyon” in Southern Pauite https://t.co/HsMh0RR8zw @ZionNPS @NatlParkService #iyil2019 #mukuntuweap pic.twitter.com/PFf5EEwti3 — planetanews (@planetanews) July 24, 2019 Questions What other places have Paiute names in Zion National Park? Planeta.com Zion …

El Paso Links

El Paso Flag Links related to El Paso, Texas presented in somewhat random fashion: August 3 Victims Relief Fund https://pdnfoundation.org/give-to-a-fund/yellen-family-fund 2019 Beto O’Rourke will lead a counter-march at the same time as Trump’s El Paso rally. Watch live. – Texas Tribune As Trump arrives for rally, El Pasoans say history shows he was wrong about …

Grand Marais, Minnesota

Photo:  James Marvin Phelps, Waves Crashing into Grand Marais Harbor Grand Marais, Minnesota, is located on the North Shore of Lake Superior and has a population of 1,351 per the 2010 Census. The name comes from French, a translation of Big Marsh. Spotlight North House Folk School Indigenous Peoples The land was first populated by the …

Arches National Park

Photo: Neal Herbert/NPS, Broken Arch Arches National Park Key Links https://www.nps.gov/arch/index.htm Dark Sky Certified Flickr @ArchesNPS Tweets by ArchesNPS Google Map Headlines Utah’s Arches National Park certified as International Dark Sky Park; what does that mean? Photos Embedded Tweets Congrats to @ArchesNPS, now certified as an International #DarkSkyPark! These are parks "recognized for quality night …

El Paso, Texas

Photo: Jasperado, Chamizal El Paso is a city in and the seat of El Paso County, located in the far western corner of Texas. History El Paso was incorporated as a city in 1873. The city’s real growth started with the arrival of the Southern Pacific Railroad in 1881. Planeta.com El Paso Links Texas Texas …

Wild Nevada

Photo: Great Basin NP Wilderness / wildlife / biodiversity fans, here is your guide to Wild Nevada, the public lands and the people committed to educating ourselves and taking meaningful actions. We take a deep dive into the 27 state parks, national parks, national monuments, proposed wilderness areas and more. State Parks 3.5 million people …