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NPR Road Trips: National Park Adventures - Stories That Take You Away . . .

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Grand Canyon National Park is one of the planet’s Seven Natural Wonders, with 4.4 million visitors each year. Who keeps them safe, fed, and happy? When the wind blows at White Sands National Monument, legend says the centuries-old ghost of a Mexican maiden appears in the shifting sands. In Yosemite National Park, there’s a guy who tracks road kill with a clipboard and a shovel to pry flattened victims from the blacktop. This colorful collection goes behind the scenery at America’s most popular national parks. It also visits lesser-known parks with thought-provoking tales to tell.

Grand Canyon National Park is one of the planet’s Seven Natural Wonders, with 4.4 million visitors each year. Who keeps them safe, fed, and happy? When the wind blows at White Sands National Monument, legend says the centuries-old ghost of a Mexican maiden appears in the shifting sands. In Yosemite National Park, there’s a guy who tracks road kill with a clipboard and a shovel to pry flattened victims from the blacktop. This colorful collection goes behind the scenery at America’s most popular national parks. It also visits lesser-known parks with thought-provoking tales to tell.
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Grand Canyon National Park is one of the planet’s Seven Natural Wonders, with 4.4 million visitors each year. Who keeps them safe, fed, and happy? When the wind blows at White Sands National Monument, legend says the centuries-old ghost of a Mexican maiden appears in the shifting sands. In Yosemite National Park, there’s a guy who tracks road kill with a clipboard and a shovel to pry flattened victims from the blacktop. This colorful collection goes behind the scenery at America’s most popular national parks. It also visits lesser-known parks with thought-provoking tales to tell.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Noah Adams, Various

Length:

1h 8m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

01:02


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:53


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

03:36


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

04:17


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

04:09


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

07:16


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

02:45


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

03:38


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

04:36


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

05:10


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:22


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

03:09


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:04


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:10


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

08:54