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Rainbow Bridge Receives New Designation According to a recent news article, Rainbow Bridge has drawn national attention for its cultural significance to a group of Native American people including the Navajo, Hopi, Paiute, Zuni and Ute tribes. The National Park Service has named the bridge a Traditional Cultural Property because of its cultural significance to some American Indian tribes. It is now listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Annually there are about 86,000 people who visit the bridge. Anyone who has visited can tell you about the amazing and beautiful … [Read more...]
Hard to believe that on this day 97 years ago, Grand Canyon became a National Park. This view is of park ranger Tex Worley at Francois Matthes Point. Color photo NPS/S.Bridgehouse Posted by Grand Canyon National Park on Friday, February 26, 2016 Happy 97th Birthday Grand Canyon! … [Read more...]