National Geographic Destination Map Grand Canyon (Grand Canyon National Park Destination Series) by National Geographic Society

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Published by Rand McNally & Company .

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  • Maps, charts & atlases,
  • Travel / road maps & atlases,
  • United States - West - Mountain (General),
  • Travel,
  • Travel - United States,
  • Maps,
  • North America,
  • USA,
  • Maps & Road Atlases,
  • Parks & Campgrounds,
  • United States - Mountain - Arizona

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Open LibraryOL8671967M
ISBN 101566950600
ISBN 109781566950602
OCLC/WorldCa43639506

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Read National Geographic's picks on destinations around the world. A giant, colorful canyon bakes under a hot sun in Arizona. Up to 6, feet deep, the landform is big enough to fit 19 Statues of Liberty stacked on top of each other. This is the Grand Canyon.

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Narrated by National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Sylvia Earle. Maps. Minute Havasupai Point Quad (USGS) Trails Illustrated Map, Grand Canyon National Park (National Geographic) Water Sources.

The Colorado River is the only reliable water source. The river is often sediment laden and can be difficult to purify. Water can occasionally be found during or immediately after wet weather in potholes in the bed.

Perched at ft on the canyon rim, this granddaddy of national-park lodges promises a high-country retreat like nothing else in the Grand Canyon.

Completed inthe original structure burned to the ground in It was rebuilt inand in the early days staff greeted guests with a welcome song and sang farewell as they left.

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In addition to this book, McBride filmed three short videos for PBS and National Geographic and one feature-length film, Into the Grand Canyon, for National Geographic .National Geographic Grand Canyon Visitor Center is minutes away.

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