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How to Hike in a Heat Wave

How to Hike in a Heat Wave

Dr. Tom Myers, a guide and medical advisor for the Grand Canyon Association Field Institute, faces triple-digit temps every season. Follow his advice to keep cool.


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Why I Go On the Same Trip Every Year

Once is not enough for some national park experiences. Some places touch something deep inside, and you want to see them again, feel them again, share them with others.