GRAND CANYON CONCESSIONER XANTERRA SOUTH RIM’S ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAMS AWARDED BY NATIONAL PARK SERVICE, EMBRACED BY EMPLOYEES, RECOGNIZED BY VISITORS

Posted: June 5, 2013

Xanterra South Rim’s latest environmental award – this one from the National Park Service (NPS) for the significant decrease in water, electricity, petroleum and other resource consumption – joins a long list of awards and honors for the concessioner’s years-long … Continued


HISTORIC STRUCTURES AT SOUTH RIM OF GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK OFFER GLIMPSE OF TOURISM THROUGH THE YEARS

Posted: April 17, 2013

At the Grand Canyon, visitors typically come for the geology. Many, however, stay for other reasons such as the history, hiking or architecture. Throughout Grand Canyon Village are several structures that tell the story of tourism through the years. These … Continued


FOR A VACATION THAT IS GREEN AS WELL AS GRAND, SEEK CAR-FREE MODES OF TRANSPORTATION AT GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, SAYS CONCESSIONER XANTERRA

Posted: February 25, 2013

Ditching the car and exploring Arizona’s Grand Canyon National Park using alternative forms of transportation – including two-legged, four-legged and wheeled modes – is surprisingly easy, affordable and healthy for travelers as well as the environment. “By using alternative forms … Continued